Atlas V 401 | Cygnus CRS Orb-4 (S.S. Deke Slayton II)

United Launch Alliance launch of a Atlas V 401 Rocket

Launch Status
Success

United Launch Alliance was scheduled to launch a Atlas V 401 rocket as part of the Cygnus CRS Orb-4 (S.S. Deke Slayton II) mission. The launch window for the Resupply mission was on Sun, Dec 6th, 2015, 4:44 PM EST from Space Launch Complex 41 Cape Canaveral, FL, USA. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Atlas V 401 and experience the excitement for yourself.

Location

Space Launch Complex 41

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.