United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches GOES-S Weather Satellite for NASA and NOAA

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the GOES-S mission for NASA and NOAA lifted off from Space Launch Complex-41 on March 1 at 5:02 p.m. EST.   GOES-S is the second satellite in the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES)-R series of satellites, which have played a vital role in weather forecasting, storm Read More

GovSat-1 mission and launch

SpaceX is targeting a Falcon 9 launch of the GovSat-1 satellite to a Geostationary Transfer Orbit (GTO) from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. The launch window opens on Wednesday, January 31 at 4:25 p.m. EST, or 21:25 UTC, and closes at 6:46 p.m. EST, or 23:46 UTC. The Read More

Launch of a United Launch Alliance Atlas V carrying the SBIRS GEO Flight 4 mission on Friday

[caption id="attachment_1398" align="alignnone" width="600"] ULA Atlas V SBIRS GEO Flight 4 Mission  Launch reported on January 19th[/caption]   The launch of a United Launch Alliance Atlas V carrying the SBIRS GEO Flight 4 mission was scrubbed today due to a ground issue associated with the booster liquid oxygen system.   The launch is planned for Read More