Minotaur V Stacking at Sunrise
September 10, 2013
Engineers at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia prepare to stack the United States Air Force's Minotaur V rocket operated by Orbital Sciences Corp., Dulles, Va., for the launch of NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) mission from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport. Image credit: NASA Wallops/Patrick Black.
Topics: Spaceports, Space technology, Spaceflight, Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport Launch Pad 0, Minotaur, Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer, Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport, Transport, Orbital Sciences Corporation, Wallops Flight Facility, Unmanned spacecraft, Exploration of the Moon, National Aeronautics and Space Administration