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
- A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.