Everything is progressing toward the ULA Delta IV Heavy launch carrying the NROL-44 mission for the National Reconnaissance Office. The mission is set to lift off on Tuesday, Sept. 29 from Space Launch Complex-37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
Today’s forecast shows a 60 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for launch. The launch time is 12:02 a.m. EDT.
Launch Forecast Summary:
Overall probability of violating weather constraints: 40%
Primary concerns: Thick Cloud Layer, Cumulus Cloud Rules
Overall probability of violating weather constraints for 24 hour delay: 60%
Primary concern: Cumulus Cloud, Anvil Cloud, De
bris Clouds Rules
Live broadcast coverage of launch will begin at 11:42 p.m. Sept. 28.
Live launch updates and webcast available at: www.ulalaunch.com
Heather McFarland, ULA Strategic Communications-