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TDRS-M Atlas V First Stage Booster Lift to Vertical on Stand (LV

NASA/Kim Shiflett2017-07-12

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The United Launch Alliance Atlas V first stage has been positioned inside the Vertical Integration Facility at Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The rocket is scheduled to launch the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite, TDRS-M. It will be the latest spacecraft destined for the agency's constellation of communications satellites that allows nearly continuous contact with orbiting spacecraft ranging from the International Space Station and Hubble Space Telescope to the array of scientific observatories. Liftoff atop the ULA Atlas V rocket is scheduled to take place from Cape Canaveral's Space Launch Complex 41 on Aug. 3, 2017 at 9:02 a.m. EDT.

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  • Title: TDRS-M Atlas V First Stage Booster Lift to Vertical on Stand (LV
  • Creator: NASA/Kim Shiflett
  • Date Created: 2017-07-12
  • Location: VIF, Pad 41
  • Rights: KSC
  • Album: ajwatso3

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