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

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches SBIRS GEO Flight 4 Mission for the U.S. Air Force

- Two launches from two coasts in just one week.   A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) GEO Flight 4 mission lifted off from Space Launch Complex-41 on Jan. 19 at 7:48 p.m. EST.   SBIRS is considered one of the nation’s highest priority space programs, Read More

ULA Atlas V SBIRS GEO Flight 4 Mission Set to Launch

[caption id="attachment_1419" align="alignnone" width="600"] Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., Jan. 19, 2018- A ULA Atlas V rocket carrying the SBIRS GEO Flight 4 mission for the U.S. Air Force stands poised for launch. Photo courtesy of ULA.[/caption] The ULA Atlas V launch carrying the Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) GEO Flight 4 mission for 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