Delta IV M+(5,4)
WGS-8 (USA-272)

United Launch Alliance launch of a Delta IV M+(5,4) Rocket

Watch Launch Video 1   |   Video 2

United Launch Alliance was scheduled to launch a Delta IV M+(5,4) rocket as part of the WGS-8 (USA-272) mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Wed, Dec 7th, 2016, 6:53 PM from Space Launch Complex 37B, Cape Canaveral, FL. The status of the launch was Success with a 80% chance for favorable weather conditions. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Delta IV M+(5,4) and experience the excitement for yourself.


WGS-8 (USA-272)

WGS-8 is the eighth of 10 high-capacity military communications satellites providing vital service for tactical forces who rely on WGS for connectivity to the Defence Information Systems Network (DISN).


Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Space Launch Complex 37B, Cape Canaveral, FL

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA


Delta IV M+(5,4)

View More Rocket Launches