Delta IV M+(4,2)
GPS IIF-6 (USA-251)

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United Launch Alliance launch of a Delta IV M+(4,2) Rocket

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United Launch Alliance was scheduled to launch a Delta IV M+(4,2) rocket as part of the GPS IIF-6 mission. The launch window for the Navigation mission was on Fri, May 16th, 2014, 8:03 PM EDT from Space Launch Complex 37B, Cape Canaveral, FL. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Delta IV M+(4,2) and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

GPS IIF-6

GPS IIF (Global Positioning System) or Navstar-2F (Navigation System using Timing And Ranging) satellites are the fourth evolution stage of the second generation of the GPS satellites. Improvements included an extended design life of 12 years, faster processors with more memory, and a new civil signal on a third frequency.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Space Launch Complex 37B, Cape Canaveral, FL

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Rocket

Delta IV M+(4,2)

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