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Delta II JPSS-1 at SLC-2

NASA/Kim Shiflett2017-11-17

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Following the postponement on Nov. 15, 2017, the countdown is again underway for the liftoff of the Joint Polar Satellite System-1, or JPSS-1, spacecraft. Built by Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp. of Boulder, Colorado, JPSS is the first in a series four next-generation environmental satellites in a collaborative program between NOAA and NASA. The satellite is scheduled to liftoff at 1:47 a.m. PST (4:47 a.m. EST), on Nov. 18, 2017, atop a United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket from Space Launch Complex 2 at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

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  • Title: Delta II JPSS-1 at SLC-2
  • Creator: NASA/Kim Shiflett
  • Date Created: 2017-11-17
  • Location: Space Launch Complex 2
  • Rights: KSC
  • Album: ajwatso3

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