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ULA Atlas V AFSPC 11 Mission from FL

Images credit & copyright: United Launch Alliance (ULA). LAUNCH ALERT: Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 19:13 EDT (23:13 UTC) a United Launch Alliance (ULA), Atlas V-551 rocket designated (AV-079) will lift off from Space Launch Complex-41 (SLC-41) at the Cape … Continue reading

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Falcon 9 to Launch the Secret U.S.A.F. X-37B (OTV-5)

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. Live streaming links and mission information at the bottom. Check back for updates. LAUNCH ALERT! Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 09:50 EDT (13:50 UTC), a SpaceX Falcon 9 (core 1040.1) will rise from NASA’s legendary … Continue reading

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SpaceX Falcon 9: Formosat 5 Delivery & Booster Landing

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX. Live streaming links and mission information at the bottom. Check back for updates. LAUNCH ALERT! Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 11:50 PDT/14:50 EDT/18:50 UTC, a SpaceX Falcon 9 (core 1038.1) will rise from California’s Vandenberg … Continue reading

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OTV-4 & LightSail 1 Take Flight

Image & Video Credit & Copyright: United Launch Alliance (ULA). Late Wednsday morning at 11:05 EDT, a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V 501 rocket launched from Cape Canaveral, Space Launch Complex-41 (SLC-41) embarking upon its AFSPC-5 mission which entails … Continue reading

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Boeing/USAF Space Plane Flies Again in May

Images Credit & Copyright: United States Air Force (USAF) of X-37B (OTV-1) enclosed in the 5 meter payload fairing of its Atlas V launch vehicle. LAUNCH ALERT: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 10:45 EDT (14:45 UTC) a United Launch Alliance … Continue reading

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Welcome to Space Launch Comp…err, Landing Complex 1

Image Credit & Copyright: SpaceX. On February 10, 2015 SpaceX signed a 5 year lease with the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s (CCAFS) 45th Space Wing for use of Space Launch Complex-13 (SLC-13) for use as a possible landing site … Continue reading

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Assured Access to Space: House Services Committee: SpaceX & ULA

On Tuesday, March 17, 2015 U.S. Strategic Forces Armed Services Committee held a hearing titled “Assuring Access to Space” and it was a two hour, two panel hearing with the highlight being United Launch Alliances (ULA) President and Chief Executive … Continue reading

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