United Launch Alliance

Atlas V 411

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CEO: Tory Bruno Founded: 2006 Successes: 135 Failures: 1 Pending: 21

United Launch Alliance (ULA) is a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Boeing Defense, Space & Security. ULA was formed in December 2006 by combining the teams at these companies which provide spacecraft launch services to the government of the United States. ULA launches from both coasts of the US. They launch their Atlas V vehicle from LC-41 in Cape Canaveral and LC-3E at Vandeberg. Their Delta IV launches from LC-37 at Cape Canaveral and LC-6 at Vandenberg.

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Launch Vehicle


Atlas V 411

Configuration: 411
Family: Atlas

Vehicle Specifications


Atlas V 411
GTO: 5950
LEO: None
Length: 58.3 m
Diameter: 3.8 m
Launch Mass: 386k kg
Thurst: None kN

Robotic Exploration


The Origins-Spectral Interpretation-Resource Identification-Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS REx) mission will be the first U.S. mission to carry samples from an asteroid back to Earth and will help scientists investigate how planets formed and how life began, as well as improve our understanding of asteroids that could impact Earth.

Launch Window


NET: September 8th 2016 - 23:05 UTC

Open: September 8th 2016 - 23:05 UTC

Close: September 9th 2016 - 01:05 UTC

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Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL