United Launch Alliance

was created through a joint venture between Boeing and Lockheed Martin in 2005. ULA currently launches Altas V and Delta IV rockets; but is moving to replace both with their latest- the Vulcan Centaur.

Altas V

Atlas V rocket lift off for NROL-101 mission. Photo by Matt Cutshall

Delta IV Heavy

Delta IV Heavy takes flight for NROL-44 mission. Photo by Matt Cutshall

Vulcan Centaur

Vulcan Centaur Pathfinder arrives in Cape Canaveral. Photo by Kyle Montgomery

Lucy readies for liftoff

Launching October 16th at 5:34 AM Est from SLC-41 at Canaveral Space Force Station NASA’s first spacecraft to study Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids sits ready, loaded with fuel and all functions tested. It’s prepared to be packed inside the capsule for launch, which will occur Saturday Oct. 16th. Lucy will be going to eight never before…

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ULA Launches First Atlas V of the year

Lift off. Photo by: Kyle Montgomery – NHS May 18th, 1:31 PM Est from SCL-41 at Canaveral Space Force Station With the delay of Boeing’s OFT-2 mission where it will retest it’s Starliner crew capsule on a trip to the ISS (International Space Station) it has caused back ups with other launches for the company…

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