A Wisconsin company that makes products for use in space is
only slightly affected by the launch explosion of a space
station supply rocket.
tells the Wisconsin State Journal (http://bit.ly/1xErQAK
) that Madison's Orbital Technologies Corp., better known as
Orbitec, had only external LED lights on the rocket.
Sciences Corp.'s unmanned Antares rocket blew up just
moments after liftoff Tuesday evening from the Virginia
makes rocket engines, life support systems for astronauts
and plant growing units for use in space. The company was
bought in July by Sierra Nevada Corp.