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  • Starliner hoisted atop Atlas V for OFT launch

    Nov 21, 2019, 17:50 PM
    Boeing's CST-100 Starliner spacecraft has been mounted atop its ride to space, the United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket, in preparation for the Orbital Flight Test (OFT) to the International Space Station in collaboration with NASA's Commercial Crew Program next month.
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  • OFT team simulates countdown in rehearsal

    Nov 20, 2019, 08:17 AM
    The Mission Dress Rehearsal (MDR) was held yesterday to practice countdown scenarios for the upcoming launch of the Atlas V rocket carrying Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft on its Orbital Flight Test.
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  • Delta IV Heavy rolls out to the pad for NROL-44

    Nov 15, 2019, 09:28 AM
    United Launch Alliance's next triple-core Delta IV Heavy, America's workhorse heavy-lift rocket for national security space missions, is standing tall on its Cape Canaveral launch pad.
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  • Atlas V stacked to receive Starliner capsule

    Nov 8, 2019, 14:08 PM
    The stages and boosters have been joined together to form the Atlas V rocket that will launch the inaugural flight of Boeing's CST-100 Starliner spacecraft.
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  • Understanding rockets: What is LVOS?

    Nov 4, 2019, 12:59 PM
    It is known as LVOS, a day that is celebrated in the life of every rocket destined to launch into space.
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  • Construction milestone achieved for Vulcan's launch platform

    Oct 24, 2019, 10:58 AM
    In a topping out ceremony that honored traditions in construction, the final beam has been hoisted atop the new Mobile Launch Platform (MLP) from which the next-generation Vulcan Centaur rockets will lift off.
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  • RocketShip makes first delivery after renaming

    Oct 7, 2019, 10:43 AM
    United Launch Alliance's rocket delivery ship, sporting a new name and livery, has transported an Atlas V rocket to the launch site for an upcoming national security mission.
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  • RocketStars: Living the dream bringing rockets and payloads together

    Aug 2, 2019, 09:43 AM
    Meet Glenn Davis, United Launch Alliance's go-to guy during integration of the Atlas V rocket and fifth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF-5) satellite for a critical Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center launch to bolster U.S. strategic communications capabilities.
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  • AEHF-5, meet your ride into space

    Jun 16, 2019, 06:05 AM
    The 80th Atlas V rocket has been topped with its sophisticated payload, the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center's fifth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF-5) spacecraft that will provide an unbreakable line of communications to the nation's warfighters.
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  • Atlas V Starliner Emergency Detection System

    Jun 13, 2019, 06:29 AM
    Watch the latest episode when we learn about the Emergency Detection System -- unique technology developed for the Atlas V Starliner designers to protect the crew and monitor the health of the rocket.
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  • GEM-63 Solid Rocket Booster Pathfinder Completed at VIF

    Jun 11, 2019, 04:37 AM
    A three-day rehearsal was successfully completed between United Launch Alliance and strategic partner Northrop Grumman to introduce a new era of solid motor propulsion into the Atlas V rocket system as a stepping-stone to Vulcan Centaur.
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