Everything is progressing toward the ULA Atlas V GOES-S mission for NASA and NOAA.


The mission is set to lift off on an Atlas V rocket on Thursday, March 1 from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Today’s forecast shows an 80 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for launch. The launch time is 5:02 p.m. ET.


Please see the Atlas V GOES-S mission booklet here and download


Launch Forecast Summary:

Overall probability of violating weather constraints: 20%
Primary concerns: Cumulus Clouds

Overall probability of violating weather constraints for 24 hour delay: 20%
Primary concern: Cumulus Clouds



Launch Broadcast

Live launch coverage will begin at 4:30 p.m. ET on March 1.

Web cast available at: www.ulalaunch.com


Heather Mowad – ULA Communications