Atlas V 401 |  STP-1

United Launch Alliance launch of a Atlas V 401 Rocket

United Launch Alliance was scheduled to launch a Atlas V 401 rocket as part of the STP-1 mission. The launch window for the Dedicated Rideshare mission was on Thu, Mar 8th, 2007, 10:10 PM EST from Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL. The status of the launch was Success with a 0% chance for favorable weather conditions. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

STP-1

Six satellites launched together as part of the Space Test Program.

Location

Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Rocket

Atlas V 401

An Atlas V with a 4 meter diameter fairing, no boosters and a single centaur upper stage engine.

United Launch Alliance

United Launch Alliance (ULA) is a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Boeing Defense, Space & Security. ULA was formed in December 2006 by combining the teams at these companies which provide spacecraft launch services to the government of the United States. ULA launches from both coasts of the US. They launch their Atlas V vehicle from LC-41 in Cape Canaveral and LC-3E at Vandeberg. Their Delta IV launches from LC-37 at Cape Canaveral and LC-6 at Vandenberg.

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