Northrop Grumman to launch 16th resupply mission to space station in August at NASA Wallops


ACCOMACK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — Heads up! There’s a new rocket launch at Wallops Island on the way.

Northrop Grumman is aiming to launch its Antares rocket on Aug. 10 for a resupply mission to the international space station.

The launch is slated for 5:55 p.m. on Tuesday, August 10 from Pad-0A of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island.

This will be the 16th commercial resupply services mission for Northrop Grumman.

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