ULA Atlas V AEHF-4 Mission Set to Launch on Wednesday

Atlas V launches the AFSPC-11 mission. (Credit: ULA)

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla. (ULA PR) — Everything is progressing toward the ULA Atlas V launch carrying the AEHF-4 mission for the U.S. Air Force. The mission is set to lift off on Wednesday, Oct. 17 from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Today’s forecast shows an 80 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for launch. The two hour launch window begins at 12:15 a.m. ET.

Launch Forecast Summary

Overall probability of violating weather constraints: 20%
Primary concerns: Cumulus Clouds
Overall probability of violating weather constraints for 24 hour delay: 30%
Primary concern: Cumulus Clouds, Anvil Cloud Rule

Launch Updates & Webcast

Live launch updates and webcast available at: www.ulalaunch.com

Webcast available at www.ulalaunch.com and www.youtube.com/unitedlaunchalliance

  • Robert G. Oler

    MILSTAR was so much nicer in terms of names…work it backwards 🙂 safe flights we need the new geneeraion