News Archive / Tagged: DigitalGlobe
After nearly two months of delays, United Launch Alliance (ULA) is once again gearing up to fly an Atlas V rocket with DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-4 satellite. The 15-minute launch window is scheduled to open at 10:30 PST (18:30 GMT) Nov. 11 at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
ULA is ready to launch the the WorldView-4 satellite from SLC-3E at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Friday, Sept. 16. Previously known as GeoEye-2, the spacecraft was manufactured by Lockheed Martin and is operated by DigitalGlobe.
A commercial Earth observation satellite was involved in a "debris causing event" yesterday, according to the Joint Space Operations Center (JSpOC), the part of the Defense Department that tracks space objects. The satellite in question, WorldView-2, is owned and operated by DigitalGlobe.