Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes Final RS-68A Hot Fire Test Campaign

As @ULALaunch prepares for its final 4 #MajesticDelta launches, @AerojetRdyne wraps up the last RS-68 hot fire acceptance test campaign @NASAStennis. […]

Mysterious NROL-82 Mission Completes WDR, Aims for Spring Launch

@ULALaunch has taken one step closer to its next #DeltaIV launch for @NatReconOfc with Wet Dress Rehearsal (WDR) for the NROL-82 mission. […]

ULA, SpaceX Win Four National Security Missions in FY23

@ULALaunch & @SpaceX have won contracts worth $385 million to launch 4 National Security Space Launch (NSSL) payloads in FY23. […]

ULA's Next Delta IV Heavy Arrives at Vandenberg Launch Pad for NROL-82 Mission

 ULA’s next Delta IV Heavy rocket now stands atop its West Coast launch pad at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California for the upcoming NROL-82 mission. Photo credit: United Launch Alliance

United Launch Alliance (ULA) announced today their next mammoth Delta IV Heavy rocket has arrived at its Space Launch Complex (SLC)-6 launch pad […]

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. […]