Delta IV M+(4,2)

Active Delta

United Launch Alliance (ULA)

None

Description

Description

Specifications
  • Stages
    2
  • Length
    66.2 m
  • Diameter
    5.0 m
  • Fairing Diameter
  • Launch Mass
    292 T
  • Thrust
    4200 kN
  • Apogee (Sub-Orbital)
    40000 km
Family
  • Name
    Delta IV M+(4,2)
  • Family
    Delta
  • Variant
    M+(4,2)
  • Alias
  • Full Name
    Delta IV M+(4,2)
Payload Capacity
  • Launch Cost
    $$350M
  • Low Earth Orbit
    11920 kg
  • Geostationary Transfer Orbit
    6270 kg
  • Direct Geostationary
  • Sun-Synchronous Capacity

United Launch Alliance

Commercial
CEO: Tory Bruno
ULA 2006

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.

Delta IV M+(4,2) | GPS III SV02

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Aug. 22, 2019, 1:06 p.m.
Status: Success
Mission: Navigation

GPS-IIIA (Global Positioning System) is the first evolution stage of the third generation of the GPS satellites. It consists of the first ten (known as "tranche") of GPS III satellites.

Medium Earth Orbit #GPSIIISV02
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Delta IV M+(4,2) | AFSPC-6

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Aug. 19, 2016, 4:52 a.m.
Status: Success
Mission: Government/Top Secret

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

Geostationary Transfer Orbit
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Delta IV M+(4,2) | GPS IIF-9 (USA-260)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
March 25, 2015, 6:36 p.m.
Status: Success
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Delta IV M+(4,2) | AFSPC-4

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
July 28, 2014, 11:28 p.m.
Status: Success
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Delta IV M+(4,2) | GPS IIF-6 (USA-251)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
May 17, 2014, 12:03 a.m.
Status: Success
Mission: 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.

Medium Earth Orbit
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Delta IV M+(4,2) | GPS IIF-5 (USA-248)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Feb. 21, 2014, 1:59 a.m.
Status: Success
Mission: Navigation

GPS Block IIF, or GPS IIF is an interim class of GPS satellite, which will be used to keep the Navstar Global Positioning System operational until the GPS Block IIIA satellites become operational. They are being built by Boeing, and will be operated by the United States Air Force following their launch by United Launch Alliance, using Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicles.

Medium Earth Orbit
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Delta IV M+(4,2) | GPS IIF-3 (USA-239)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Oct. 4, 2012, 12:10 p.m.
Status: Success
Mission: Navigation

GPS IIF-3 is a next-generation GPS satellite which provides navigational assistance for U.S. military operations on land, at sea, and in the air.

Medium Earth Orbit
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Delta IV M+(4,2) | GPS IIF-2 (USA-232)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
July 16, 2011, 6:41 a.m.
Status: Success
Mission: Navigation

GPS IIF-8 is a next-generation GPS satellite which provides navigational assistance for U.S. military operations on land, at sea, and in the air.

Medium Earth Orbit
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Delta IV M+(4,2) | NROL-27 (SDS) (USA-227)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
March 11, 2011, 11:38 p.m.
Status: Success
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Delta IV M+(4,2) | GPS IIF SV-1 (USA-213)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
May 28, 2010, 3 a.m.
Status: Success
Mission: Navigation

GPS IIF-1 is a next-generation GPS satellite which provides navigational assistance for U.S. military operations on land, at sea, and in the air.

Medium Earth Orbit
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Delta IV M+(4,2) | GOES-P (GOES 15)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
March 4, 2010, 11:57 p.m.
Status: Success
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Delta IV M+(4,2) | GOES-14

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
June 27, 2009, 10:51 p.m.
Status: Success
Mission: Earth Science

A US weather satellite for NOAA. Adds to the Geostationary (GOES) constellation

Geostationary Transfer Orbit
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