Atlas V 411 | SBIRS GEO Flight 4 (SBIRS GEO-3)

United Launch Alliance launch of a Atlas V 411 Rocket

Launch Status

United Launch Alliance was scheduled to launch a Atlas V 411 rocket as part of the SBIRS GEO Flight 4 (SBIRS GEO-3) mission. The launch window for the Government/Top Secret mission was on Fri, Jan 19th, 2018, 7:48 PM EST from Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL. The status of the launch was Success with a 90% chance for favorable weather conditions. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Atlas V 411 and experience the excitement for yourself.



This geostationary satellite is tasked with providing capabilities for early missile warning and missile defense.


Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA


Atlas V 411

Atlas V with 4m fairing, 1 SRB, 1 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.