Space News Archive - May 19, 2004
Orbital Successfully Completes Flight Test For U.S. Navy's 'Coyote' Supersonic Sea-Skimming Target Missile
Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE:ORB) announced today that it successfully flight-tested the GQM-163A "Coyote" Supersonic Sea-Skimming Target (SSST) system for the United States Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) on May 18, 2004.
Word of the Day
- One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
- A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.