Everything is progressing toward the ULA Delta IV Heavy launch carrying the NROL-82 mission for the National Reconnaissance Office. The mission is set to lift off on Monday, April 26 from Space Launch Complex-6 at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
Today’s forecast shows a 40 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for launch. The launch time is 1:46 p.m. PDT.
Launch Forecast Summary:
Overall probability of violating weather constraints: 60%
Primary concerns: Surface winds, Thick clouds
Overall probability of violating weather constraints for 24 hour delay: 60%
Primary concern: Surface winds, Thick clouds
The hashtags for this launch are: #DeltaIVHeavy #NROL82
Live broadcast coverage of launch will begin at 1:26 p.m. PDT on April 26.
Live launch updates and webcast available at: www.ulalaunch.com
ALL TIMES PACIFIC
MONDAY, APRIL 26
BARS + TONE – 12:56 P.M.
PROGRAM START – 1:25 P.M.
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