NASA Wallops Launches Rocket to Space Station {WATCH}

The Cygnus spacecraft aboard Northrop Grumman’s Antares rocket lifted off Tuesday, August 10th at 6:01pm from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport’s Pad 0A at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on the Eastern Shore.

Cygnus is on its way to the International Space Station with about 8,200 pounds of cargo. The shipment includes fresh apples, tomatoes and kiwi, along with a pizza kit and cheese smorgasbord for the seven station astronauts.