Launch of Giant Delta IV Heavy Rocket Scrubbed 4th Time
22 December, 2018, 23:12 | Author: Kelly Sanders
Launches from Vandenberg, especially those carried out after sundown, typically create impressive aerial light shows over Southern California and the southwestern United States.
The United Launch Allianceannounced Thursday that the Delta IV Heavy rocket will not be launching from the Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) in Santa Barbara County, California during its planned schedule. However, around 5:40 p.m., ULA reports the launch had been scrubbed and they will attempt it again Thursday night.
The Delta IV Heavy consists of three Delta IV rocket cores strapped together and topped with an upper stage.
"We have declared a scrub for today's launch of the #DeltaIVHeavy".
"The team is evaluating all the data, and we'll update about a launch date when we can", according to ULA. Attempts on Dec. 7 and Dec. 8 were scrubbed due to technical issues, and a Dec. 18 try was called off because of high winds.
ULA's 71st mission for the National Reconnaissance Office will see the company's most powerful rocket carry a spy satellite into orbit.
"We are proud to launch this critical payload in support of our nation's national security mission, " Wentz said.
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The Fed raised interest rates on Wednesday for the fourth time in 2018, and signalled "some further gradual" rate increases ahead. Tokyo stocks tumbled Thursday, with the benchmark Nikkei average falling to its lowest level in about 15 months after the U.S.
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Today, on December 21, the sun will rise around 7:54 a.m. and set at 4:20 p.m.in Seattle, marking the shortest day of the year. The best viewing with most meteor showers happens in the hours prior to sunrise (midnight to 5 a.m.) and under a dark sky.
The veteran marksman vowed this team would break the record yet again at some point. "You're in the history books". Houston have now won five games in a row and at 16-14 are two games over.500 for the first time since November 21.
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Facebook to develop stablecoin for WhatsApp transfers
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