LAUNCH SCRUBBED: ULA Atlas V Rocket Scrubbed Friday Due To Weather, Will Try Again Saturday
By Space Coast Daily // October 6, 2017
NEW LAUNCH TIME: Saturday, Oct. 7 At 3:59 a.m. ET
SPACE COAST DAILY TV: Coverage of Friday’s attempt to launch Atlas V Rocket Launch from Cape Canaveral. Officials have set a new launch time for Saturday, Oct. 7, with a launch window opening at 3:59 a.m. ET.
BREVARD COUNTY • CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V rocket launch from Cape Canaveral was scrubbed early Friday morning due to weather. Officials have set a new launch time for Saturday, Oct. 7, with a launch window opening at 3:59 a.m. ET.
– The launch was put on hold at 1:37 left in the countdown
– This is the second day in a row the Atlas V rocket has been scrubbed due to weather. (Thursday, Friday)
– The NROL-52 will be the 74th flight of the Atlas V rocket
— ULA (@ulalaunch) October 6, 2017
Coverage of the launch can be seen on Space Coast Daily TV
Rocket: Atlas V 421
Launch Date: Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017
Launch Period: 3:59 a.m. ET
Launch Location: Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida
Launch Notes: The NROL-52 mission will mark ULA’s seventh launch of 2017 and 26th for the National Reconnaissance Office. NROL-52 will be the 74th flight of the Atlas V rocket and the seventh in the 421 configuration.
Launch Updates: To keep up to speed with updates to the launch countdown, dial the ULA launch hotline at 1-877-852-4321 or join the conversation at www.facebook.com/ulalaunch, twitter.com/ulalaunch and instagram.com/ulalaunch; hashtags #AtlasV and #NROL52.
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