NASA video June 10, 2011 WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. -- The launch of a NASA Terrier-Improved Orion suborbital rocket was successfully conducted at 7:16 a.m. EDT today from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. The launch was to test several new rocket and spacecraft technologies. Further information on this mission is available at: www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/news/SMARTfeature.html www.nasa.gov/topics/technology/features/thermal-control-t... Information on future missions from Wallops is available on the Internet at: www.nasa.gov/wallops The next launch currently scheduled from Wallops is a NASA Terrier-Improved Orion carrying educational experiments. The launch window is June 23 -- 25 between 6 and 9 a.m. To read more go here NASA Goddard Space Flight Center enables NASA's mission through four scientific endeavors: Earth Science, Heliophysics, Solar System Exploration, and Astrophysics. Goddard plays a leading role in NASA's accomplishments by contributing compelling scientific knowledge to advance the Agency's mission. Like our videos? Subscribe to NASA's Goddard Shorts HD podcast: ?http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/iTunes/f0004_index.html? Or find NASA Goddard Space Flight Center on facebook: ?http://www.facebook.com/NASA.GSFC? Or find us on Twitter: ?http://twitter.com/NASAGoddard
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