ULA Atlas V 421 with NROL-61 satellite
Uninted Launch Alliance

A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket, designated AV-064, will launch a classified spacecraft payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office. The rocket will fly in the 421 vehicle configuration with a four-meter fairing, two solid rocket boosters and a single-engine Centaur upper stage.

July 28, 2016 | 8:37 am EDT
Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Space Launch Complex 41

Join Space Share in celebrating the anniversary of Apollo 11's flight to the moon with the mission’s Lunar Module Pilot, Buzz Aldrin! Hosted by the incomparable George Takei, best known for his role as Mr. Sulu in Star Trek: The Original Series and films, and featuring fellow Star Trek alumna Nichelle Nichols (Uhura).


SpaceX sent a cargo capsule to the International Space Station shortly after midnight on July 18th.  And they successfully landed the first-stage booster back on the tip of Cape Canaveral.  Rick Glasby tells us when SpaceX may reuse one of their recycled boosters in this video.

Uninted Launch Alliance

The next rocket launch at Cape Canaveral is scheduled for this Friday June 24th.

Delta 4 Heavy Rocket

The next few weeks are shaping up as a busy time for rocket launches from Cape Canaveral.  WFIT’s Rick Glasby has the story.