Wallops Island

File photo of rocket launch at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. (credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls)

Rocket Launches Scheduled for Wallops Island

The Defense Department is scheduled to launch three rockets from a NASA facility on the Eastern Shore of Virginia.

01/13/2014

(Photo Credit: NASA/Carla Cioffi)

Virginia Rocket Launch Gives East Coast Rare View

A rocket has streaked along the eastern U.S. early evening sky in an unusual sight as NASA put a smartphone and 28 other tiny satellites into orbit.

11/19/2013

(Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

Rocket Launch Set for Tuesday Night in Virginia

Much of the U.S. East Coast is expected to get a view of a mid-Atlantic rocket launch Tuesday night, when the Air Force and NASA will try to put 29 tiny satellites into orbit, including a smartphone and a satellite built by students.

11/18/2013

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