The Year Ahead: 2021 Poses Risks, Challenges, Rewards (Part 1)

2021 is shaping up to be an exceptionally busy 12 months for launches, as outlined in Part 1 of AmericaSpace’s look at the year ahead. […]

Year in Review 2020: Success and Failure (Part 1)

After a tragic year for us all, 2020’s rocket-launch cadence has achieved both success & failure, as outlined in Part 1 of @AmericaSpace Year in Review article. […]

Delta IV Heavy Launches Long-Delayed NROL-44 Mission

It’s been a long wait, but the roar of @ULALaunch #MajesticDelta echoed across the Space Coast Thursday night, delivering #NROL44 to orbit for @NatReconOfc. […]

Long-Delayed NROL-44 Mission Aims for Thursday Night Launch

@ULALaunch is counting down to Thursday’s scheduled launch of snakebitten #MajesticDelta & long-delayed #NROL44 for @NatReconOfc. […]

ULA Aims for Dec 10 Launch with Long-Delayed NROL-44 Mission

NROL-44 will be the 12th flight of the gargantuan Delta IV Heavy. Photo Credit: ULA

United Launch Alliance (ULA) is now targeting Dec 10 to launch the long-delayed NRO-44 mission for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla, following repeated scrubbed launch attempts atop a Delta IV Heavy […]

SpaceX Plans Back-to-Back Starlink Missions, NROL-44 Delayed Indefinitely

@SpaceX plans 2 #Starlink missions on Monday & Wednesday, as @ULALaunch #NROL44 is delayed indefinitely. […]

All Eyes on Antares, as ULA, SpaceX Missions Scrub in Final Seconds

@ULALaunch & @SpaceX scrub #MajesticDelta & #Falcon9 launches in final seconds. Can @NorthropGrumman and #Antares end the Launch Scrub Plague tonight? […]

NROL-44 Scrubs, Next Launch Attempt NET Wednesday Night

@ULALaunch scrubs #NROL44, as #MajesticDelta aims for 11:54 p.m. EDT Wed, as @SpaceX aims for 2 #Falcon9 missions & @NorthropGrumman readies #Antares for #NG14. […]

NROL-44 Aims for Midnight Tonight, As Busy East Coast Manifest Realigns

As @ULALaunch #MajesticDelta scrubs due to weather, outlook begins to improve for Tues/Wed, as missions stack up. […]

Starlink Scrubs, Weather Looks Iffy for Tuesday NROL-44, GPS Missions

@ULALaunch, @SpaceX & @NorthropGrumman are ready for 3 critical missions over 3 days with their #MajesticDelta, #Falcon9 & #Antares boosters. […]