Orbital ATK's Booster Fabrication Facility prepares for new era in exploration

SpaceFlightInsiderPublished: June 24, 2017Updated: June 27, 20173 views
Published: June 24, 2017Updated: June 27, 2017

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- NASA and Orbital ATK are preparing the new super heavy-lift Space Launch System for its first flight, currently slated to take place in 2019 from Launch Complex 39B at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. To find out about the five segment boosters being developed to help send the powerful new rocket, and the astronauts who will fly on it, on their first missions. Orbital ATK's Larry Clark, provided SFI with an exclusive look at the Booster Fabrication Facility that will be used to ready these boosters for flight.

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