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

Navigation


GPS IIF (Global Positioning System) or Navstar-2F (Navigation System using Timing And Ranging) satellites are the fourth evolution stage of the second generation of the GPS satellites. Improvements included an extended design life of 12 years, faster processors with more memory, and a new civil signal on a third frequency.

Launch Window


NET: May 17th 2014 - 00:03 UTC

Open: May 17th 2014 - 00:03 UTC

Close: May 17th 2014 - 00:03 UTC

Watch the Launch



Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Space Launch Complex 37B, Cape Canaveral, FL


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Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eNeOneQpcFQ

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