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  • Perseverance & Performance: Photo feature for launch of ULA Delta IV Medium+ 4,2 with GPS IIF-6

    Jason RhianMay 19th, 2014

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla – Covering the space program forces one to deal with the dichotomous world that is aerospace. Dark and light, good and bad, wet and dry… Yeah, that last one might seem odd – but it is very relevant given the past few days. The great thing about launches of Delta IVs – […]

  • ULA’s Delta IV rocket delivers GPS IIF-6 to orbit

    SpaceFlight InsiderMay 17th, 2014

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — At 8:03 p.m. EDT (003 GMT) United Launch Alliance’s (ULA) Delta IV rocket lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex 37. Tonight’s launch is the second delivered into orbit and marked the sixth of twelve scheduled block IIF-6 launches. The Delta IV Medium +(4,2) was originally slated […]

  • ULA Delta IV launch with GPS IIF-6 scrubbed due to weather, rescheduled for Friday

    SpaceFlight InsiderMay 15th, 2014

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Due to turbulent weather conditions, United Launch Alliance (ULA) will have to wait 24 hours before the next window opens to launch the United States Air Force’s GPS IIF-6 satellite aboard a Delta IV Medium+ (4,2) rocket. Liftoff was slated to take place at 8:08 p.m. EDT (0008 GMT) from Space Launch Complex […]

  • ULA set to launch Delta IV Carrying GPS IIF-6

    SpaceFlight InsiderMay 14th, 2014

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla – United Launch Alliance’s (ULA) Delta IV Medium+ (4,2) is set to launch the GPS IIF-6 satellite into orbit on May 15, 2014. This launch will mark the 6th of 12 Block IIF  satellites to launch and the second delivered to orbit so far in 2014, with a third to follow later […]