Wed September 12, 2012
Rocket Launch at Wallops Flight Facility
WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. (AP) - NASA has launched a suborbital rocket for the Department of Defense from its Wallops Island Facility on Virginia's Eastern Shore.
NASA says the Terrier-Lynx rocket was launched Tuesday evening.
The space agency plans to launch a second Terrier-Lynx rocket on Saturday night. The rocket could be visible to residents in the Mid-Atlantic.