NASA launches suborbital rocket from Va. facility

AP News
Posted: Mar 11, 2013 6:40 AM

ATLANTIC, Va. (AP) — NASA has launched a suborbital rocket from its Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia's Eastern Shore.

The space agency says the Terrier-Lynx suborbital rocket was launched for the Department of Defense on Monday morning.

The launch originally was scheduled for Friday morning but NASA postponed it because of weather concerns.