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Delta IV Heavy

Boeing

Launch Status
Partial Failure

Location

Space Launch Complex 37B

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

209 launches have been at this location.

Space Launch Complex 37B, Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Rocket

Delta IV Heavy

Length: 72 meters
Diameter: 5 meters
First Launched: December 21, 2004

The Delta IV Heavy (Delta 9250H) is an expendable heavy-lift launch vehicle, the largest type of the Delta IV family, and is the world’s second highest-capacity rocket in operatio. It is manufactured by United Launch Alliance and was first launched in 2004.

The Delta IV Heavy rocket has been launched a total of 11 times with 10 successful and 1 failed launches.

Agency

Boeing

Type: Commercial
Abbreviation: BA
Administration: Leanne Caret
Founded: 2002
Launchers: SLS
Spacecraft: Starliner
Country: USA

Boeing as a space agency has recently provided NASA with assistance on sending humans to the ISS from American with both their construction of the CST-100 Starliner crew capsule and their work on the SLS Avionics to return to the moon and beyond. Their ventures in GPS satellite systems and Tracking and Data Relay Satellites provide information about earth-orbiting craft to stations on the ground. They also enable research on the ISS and will be helping with the construction of the Lunar Gateway.

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