The ULA and NASA Launch Readiness Review was completed today and everything is progressing toward the ULA Delta II ICESat-2 mission for NASA.
The mission is set to lift off on a Delta II rocket on Saturday, Sept.15 from Space Launch Complex-2 at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
Today’s forecast shows a 100 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for launch. The 40-minute launch window begins at 5:46 a.m. PT.
Launch Forecast Summary:
Overall probability of violating weather constraints: 0%
Primary concerns: None
Overall probability of violating weather constraints for 24 hour delay: 0%
Primary concern: None
Live broadcast coverage of launch will begin at 5:10 a.m. PT on Sept. 15.
Live launch updates and webcast available at: www.ulalaunch.com
Heather Mowad | ULA Communications photos