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Rocket Launch: TBA | ULA Delta IV Heavy NROL-44

TBA Cape Canaveral Air Force Station SLC-37 ULA Delta IV Heavy NROL-44

MISSION

This mission will be launching a classified spy satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) aboard the United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV Heavy. This rocket is the largest of the Delta IV family. Its triple-body rocket is formed by mounting three common booster cores together.


LAUNCH VIEWING

Launch viewing opportunities may be offered from the main visitor complex. If the launch date and time are within the visitor complex’s operating hours, guests may be able to view the launch from the main visitor complex with an Explore More admission ticket. The Explore More admission ticket is not a launch viewing ticket. It is date-specific and is not transferrable between dates. Launch date, time, and viewing opportunities are subject to change. Launches can be affected by technical and mechanical issues as well as range operations and weather, either in advance or at the last minute. 


HELPFUL LINKS


Availability of upcoming viewing opportunities is dependent upon the scheduled launch time and is subject to NASA and U.S. Air Force approval. Launch date, time, and viewing opportunities are subject to change. Launches can be affected by technical and mechanical issues as well as range operations and weather, either in advance or at the last minute.

The United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket is seen at Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

Rocket Launch: TBA | ULA Delta IV Heavy NROL-44