ULA Kicks Off Busy Atlas V Manifest with SBIRS GEO-5 Launch

@ULALaunch kicked off a busy 2021 manifest for its #MightyAtlas fleet with Tuesday’s SBIRS GEO-5 mission for @SpaceForceDoD. […]

STPSat-6 Payload Arrives in Florida, Targets NET 23 June Atlas V Launch

@SpaceForceDoD moves another step closer to NET 23 June launch of STP-3 mission, following the delivery of STPSat-6 to the Space Coast. […]

ULA Primed for 17 May Launch, First of Eight Atlas V Missions for 2021

@ULALaunch aims for 17 May to launch SBIRS GEO-5 for @SpaceForceDoD, with hopes for up to 8 #MightyAtlas missions in 2021. […]

ULA Aims for Nov 3 Launch of Atlas V, NROL-101

@ULALaunch zeroes-in on Tuesday 3 Nov to launch #MightyAtlas for @NatReconOfc #NROL101 mission. […]

Atlas V for USSF-8 Mission Arrives in Florida, As ULA Manifest Shapes Up

@ULALaunch has welcomed #MightyAtlas hardware for @SpaceForceDoD #USSF8 mission to Florida. Launch targeted for early next year. […]

Success! NASA's OSIRIS-REx 'Touches' Asteroid Bennu, Gathers Samples for Return to Earth in 2023

Artist’s illustration of OSIRIS-REx collecting a sample from Bennu on Oct. 20, 2020. Image Credit: NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona

History was made yesterday as NASA’s OSIRIS-REx became the first U.S. spacecraft to successfully retrieve a sample of rock and dust from an asteroid, which will be later returned to Earth.

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Launch Pad Swing-Arm Issue Pushes Long-Delayed NROL-44 Mission to Sunday

@ULALaunch & @NatReconOfc will wait another 24hr to launch the snakebitten #NROL44 mission atop #MajesticDelta. Launch now NET Sunday at 12:10 a.m. EDT. […]

Weather 70% Favorable, As ULA Aims for Delta IV Heavy Launch Early Saturday

@ULALaunch & @NatReconOfc are ready to launch #MajesticDelta & #NROL44 at 12:14 a.m. EDT Saturday. […]

NROL-44 Investigation Underway, As ULA Prepares for Last Delta IV Heavy Missions

As @ULALaunch works to resolve Hot Fire Abort issue & co-ordinate a new NET for #NROL44, only five more #MajesticDelta missions remain on the books. […]

Delta IV Heavy NROL-44 Launch Scrubbed, Will Try Again Saturday

@ULALaunch & @NatReconOfc has scrubbed & rescheduled for Friday. […]