United Launch Alliance

Delta IV M+(4,2)

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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


Delta IV M+(4,2)

Configuration: M+(4,2)
Family: Delta

Vehicle Specifications


Delta IV M+(4,2)
GTO: 5845
LEO: 10430
Length: 66.2 m
Diameter: 5.0 m
Launch Mass: 292k kg
Thurst: 4200 kN

Government/Top Secret


The third and fourth satellites in the Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program (GSSAP) will be launched for the US Air Force.

Launch Window


NET: August 19th 2016 - 04:52 UTC

Open: August 19th 2016 - 04:47 UTC

Close: August 19th 2016 - 05:52 UTC

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Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL