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[i]The Orb-2 mission patch depicts Orbital's commercial resupply system for cargo delivery services to the International Space Station (ISS).
The Cygnus spacecraft, depicted on the left, carries vital supplies and scientific experiments to the ISS. Cygnus derives its name from the Latinized Greek word for swan and is represented by the logo in the shape of a swan.
On the globe, Antares' yellow rocket plume emerges from the launch site at Virginia's Mid Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) and circles the patch. The eight-pointed red star in the Antares logo represents the star for which the rocket was named.
Eight five-pointed stars are shown in the sky representing the number of missions under Orbital's ISS Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) contract with NASA. The two red stars immediately below the Orb-2 label signify that Orb-2 is the second of these eight missions.
The gold astronaut emblem on the globe honors former NASA astronaut and Orbital employee Janice Voss. The Cygnus spacecraft used for the Orb-2 mission is named in her honor.
The Orbital logo, as well as the names of its partners in the ISS cargo delivery missions, are emblazoned on the border of the design.[/i]
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