Weather Forecast Shows Conditions 40-Percent Favorable For ULA Atlas V Rocket Launch from Cape Canaveral on Thursday

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Launch is targeted for 5:18 p.m. ET

ABOVE VIDEO: Mission profile for Atlas V NROL-101.

BREVARD COUNTY • CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 12.

Weather forecast for the launch shows conditions are only 40-percent favorable for Thursday’s launch.

Launch is targeted for 5:18 p.m. ET

• Rocket: Atlas V 531
• Mission: NROL-101
• Launch Date and Time: Targeting Thurs., Nov. 12, at 5:18 p.m. EST
• Launch Location: Space Launch Complex-41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida

Mission Information: United Launch Alliance (ULA) will use an Atlas V 531 rocket to launch the NROL-101 mission for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO). Liftoff will occur from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida.

Launch Notes: This will be 141st mission for United Launch Alliance and our 29th for the NRO. It is the 86th Atlas V launch and the 4th in the 531 configuration.