14 of October 2013
Thanks for reliability
September 18 this year, the successful launch rocket "Antares" which includes the basic design of the first stage of production YUZHMASH.
September 29 SC "Cygnus" Company "Orbital" successfully docked to the module "Harmony" International Space Station, completing the mission ORB-D1. In this regard, the address of YUZHMASH was sent a letter of thanks from "Orbital":
I would like to inform you that the September 29, 2013 at 08:45 am on the East coast of the U.S. spacecraft " Cygnus " Company " Orbital " successfully docked to the module "Harmony" International Space Station , completing the mission ORB -D1.
This mission demonstrated NASA and worldwide opportunities RN "Antares" and SC " Cygnus " in terms of reliable and timely delivery of cargo to low Earth orbit .
I would like to thank you and your team for their dedicated work , dedication and perseverance shown during the program "Antares" .
We look forward to the implementation of planned missions to deliver goods to the ISS , the first of which will be ORB1 mission , which will be held later this year .
Sincerely, Dave Thomson .
Department of Marketing Communications Company "YUZHMASH"
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