Friday, 10 January 2014 02:02

Vilnius, we have a lift off!

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Vilnius, we have a lift off! Courtesy of Rolandas Kacinskas

Delayed several times, an Orbital Sciences Corp. Antares rocket carrying first two Lithuanian satellites - LitSat-1 and Lituanica SAT-1 -  blasted off from the Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia on Thurs., Jan. 9 and climbed into orbit, marking Lithuania's space ambitions and designing its space history.

Here is the link to view the original video from the take off:


And here are some exclusive images:

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