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NROL-61 credit ULA
Launch of Atlas V 421 with payload NROL-61
Video courtesy of ULA
Launch scheduled for 28 Jul 16 at 12:37 GMT
Local time 28 Jul 16 at 8:37am EDT
United Launch Alliance are to launch an Atlas V rocket in the 421 configuration from space launch complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The payload will be a top secret National Reconnaissance Office satellite designated NROL-61.
The Atlas V will comprise a core booster with twin solid rocket motors attached, a 4 metre payload fairing and a single Centaur upper stage.