Taurus 2 rocket could launch astronaut crews from Florida

by Sara M. Langston with the blog faculty Source: Spaceflight Now Orbital Sciences Corp. could reevaluate moving some of its Taurus 2 rocket missions from Virginia to Florida if the company wins a contract to launch astronauts or stacks its backlog with satellites, a senior company official said Tuesday. The firm is contending for rights to launch future NASA astronaut crews to the International Space Station, but it faces stiff competition from SpaceX, Boeing Co., and other companies. Orbital is already operating under a NASA contract to develop the unmanned Cygnus cargo freighter and the Taurus 2 rocket. The vehicles are scheduled for their first test flight next summer, according to Frank Culbertson, senior vice president and deputy general manager of Orbital's advanced programs group…more

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