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GOES-R Weather Satellite Ready For Launch

GOES-R Weather Satellite Ready For Launch The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket and its GOES-R payload at the launchpad as preparations continue for launch at 5:42 p.m. EST Saturday Nov. 19 from Space Launch Complex 41. November 19 2016

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Launch of Orion

The United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket, with NASA’s Orion spacecraft mounted atop, lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Space Launch Complex 37 at at 7:05 a.m. EST, Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, in Florida. The Orion spacecraft will orbit Earth twice, reaching an altitude of approximately 3,600 miles above Earth before landing in the Pacific Ocean. No one is aboard Orion for this flight test, but the spacecraft is designed to allow us to journey to destinations never before…

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Orion Spacecraft, Rocket Move Closer to First Flight

The United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket that will send NASA’s Orion spacecraft on its first flight test in December was moved to its vertical launch position Oct. 1 at Space Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The rocket is secured on the Elevated Platform Transporter.

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OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Mission Launch

OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Mission Launch The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying NASA's Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft lifts off on from Space Launch Complex 41 on Thursday Sept. 8 2016 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. September 09 2016

NASA’s Orion spacecraft roars into space atop a United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket, December 5, 2014, from Space Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral in Florida.

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The Delta 4 Heavy rocket was rolled out to Launch Complex 37 at Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Sept. 30, then lifted to a vertical position Oct. 1 to prepare for the Dec. 4 test flight of NASA's Orion crew capsule.

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