News Archive / Tagged: NROL-47
Launch of Delta IV with NROL-47 scrubbed for second day in a rowJason RhianJanuary 11th, 2018
United Launch Alliance scrubbed the second launch attempt of a Delta IV Medium+ (5,2) with the classified NROL-47 for the National Reconnaissance Office. However, the reason for today's scrub differed from the prior day's attempt.
Launch of ULA Delta IV Medium+(5,2) scrubbedJason RhianJanuary 10th, 2018
Colorado-based United Launch Alliance (ULA) will have to wait a little longer to conduct its first flight of 2018. Weather at the launch site forced a scrub for the launch of a classified payload for the National Reconnaissance Office.
Delta IV launch of NROL-47 to be ULA’s first of 2018Jim SharkeyJanuary 8th, 2018
United launch Alliance’s (ULA) first flight of 2018 is currently scheduled for Wednesday, January 10. A Delta IV Medium+(5,2) rocket is set to carry the classified NROL-47 payload from Vandenberg Air Force Base’s Space Launch Complex 6 at 1 p.m. PST (4 p.m. EST). The mission will be ULA’s 27th flight for the National Reconnaissance Office […]
Launch of ULA Delta IV rocket with NROL-47 delayedCollin SkocikDecember 7th, 2017
The launch of a Delta IV rocket carrying the NROL-47 payload for the National Reconnaissance Office has been delayed until no earlier than Jan. 10, 2018, in order to perform additional validation of the software and systems associated with Common Avionics. The launch was originally scheduled for Dec. 13, 2017, from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.