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United Launch Alliance Signs Contract with Sierra Nevada Corporation to Launch Dream Chaser

CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 19, 2017 - Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced that it selected United Launch Alliance's (ULA's) commercially developed Atlas V rocket to launch the first two missions of its Dream Chaser cargo system in support of NASA's Cargo Resupply Services 2 (CRS2) contract. "ULA is pleased to partner with Sierra Nevada Corporation to launch its Dream Chaser cargo...

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United Launch Alliance Marks 80th Successful Launch by Delivering Air Force's Weather Satellite to Orbit

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket successfully launched the Air Force's Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP-19) payload at 7:46 a.m. PDT today from Space Launch Complex-3. This is the third mission of 15 scheduled for 2014 and the 80(th) mission since ULA was formed in December 2006. Congratulations to the Air Force and all of our...

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United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches NASA's Tracking and Data Relay Satellite Payload
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United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches NASA's Tracking and Data Relay Satellite Payload

Atlas V Rocket Processed at Launch Site in Just 27 Days CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla.- A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket successfully launched NASA's Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS-K) payload at 8:48 p.m. EST today from Space Launch Complex-41. This was the first of 13 ULA launches scheduled for 2013, the 35th Atlas V mission, and the 67th ULA launch. ULA and our...

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United Launch Alliance Completes Crucial Commercial Crew Development Milestone

ULA Completes Reviews which Establishes Atlas V Design and Certification Baseline for Human Spaceflight CENTENNIAL, Colo. - United Launch Alliance (ULA) today announced the completion of a crucial milestone in its on-going development and certification of the Atlas V launch vehicle for human spaceflight. ULA successfully completed the fifth milestone of its Commercial Crew Development (CCDev2)...

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NASA Selects United Launch Alliance's Workhorse Delta II Rocket for Three Future Missions

NASA Selects United Launch Alliance's Workhorse Delta II Rocket for Three Future Missions CENTENNIAL, Colo. - NASA's Launch Services Program announced today that it selected United Launch Alliance's (ULA) proven Delta II launch vehicle for three future missions. The newly contracted missions include Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) scheduled to launch in July 2014, Soil Moisture Active...

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United Launch Alliance Atlas V Rocket Set to Launch NASA's Mars Science Lab to the Red Planet

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., Nov. 21, 2011 - A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket is set to launch NASA's Mars Science Lab (MSL) mission with the Curiosity rover on Saturday, Nov. 26 at 10:02 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. This mission will be launched aboard an Atlas V 541 configuration vehicle, which includes a 5-meter diameter RUAG Space payload fairing along with four Aerojet solid...

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United Launch Alliance Delivers 50th Delta II Mission to Orbit for NASA with the Successful Launch of the NPOESS Preparatory Project

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Oct. 28, 2011 - A United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket carrying the NPOESS Preparatory Project (NPP) spacecraft for NASA lifted off from Space Launch Complex-2W here at 2:48 a.m. PDT today. This is ULA's 10th launch of the year and marked the 55th successful launch for the company. ULA is proud to have served NASA with 50 Delta II launches, achieving 100...

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United Launch Alliance Selected to Launch Boeing's CST-100 Spacecraft

DENVER - United Launch Alliance (ULA) announced today that The Boeing Company has selected ULA's Atlas V rocket to launch its Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100 spacecraft. "We are pleased Boeing selected the Atlas V rocket and believe it is the right vehicle to help usher in the new commercial era in human spaceflight," said George Sowers, ULA's vice president of business development. "The...

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United Launch Alliance Signs Contract with Sierra Nevada Corporation to Launch Dream Chaser

CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 19, 2017 - Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced that it selected United Launch Alliance's (ULA's) commercially developed Atlas V rocket to launch the first two missions of its Dream Chaser cargo system in support of NASA's Cargo Resupply Services 2 (CRS2) contract. "ULA is pleased to partner with Sierra Nevada Corporation to launch its Dream Chaser cargo...

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United Launch Alliance Marks 80th Successful Launch by Delivering Air Force's Weather Satellite to Orbit

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket successfully launched the Air Force's Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP-19) payload at 7:46 a.m. PDT today from Space Launch Complex-3. This is the third mission of 15 scheduled for 2014 and the 80(th) mission since ULA was formed in December 2006. Congratulations to the Air Force and all of our...

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United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches NASA's Tracking and Data Relay Satellite Payload
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United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches NASA's Tracking and Data Relay Satellite Payload

Atlas V Rocket Processed at Launch Site in Just 27 Days CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla.- A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket successfully launched NASA's Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS-K) payload at 8:48 p.m. EST today from Space Launch Complex-41. This was the first of 13 ULA launches scheduled for 2013, the 35th Atlas V mission, and the 67th ULA launch. ULA and our...

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United Launch Alliance Completes Crucial Commercial Crew Development Milestone

ULA Completes Reviews which Establishes Atlas V Design and Certification Baseline for Human Spaceflight CENTENNIAL, Colo. - United Launch Alliance (ULA) today announced the completion of a crucial milestone in its on-going development and certification of the Atlas V launch vehicle for human spaceflight. ULA successfully completed the fifth milestone of its Commercial Crew Development (CCDev2)...

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NASA Selects United Launch Alliance's Workhorse Delta II Rocket for Three Future Missions

NASA Selects United Launch Alliance's Workhorse Delta II Rocket for Three Future Missions CENTENNIAL, Colo. - NASA's Launch Services Program announced today that it selected United Launch Alliance's (ULA) proven Delta II launch vehicle for three future missions. The newly contracted missions include Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) scheduled to launch in July 2014, Soil Moisture Active...

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United Launch Alliance Atlas V Rocket Set to Launch NASA's Mars Science Lab to the Red Planet

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., Nov. 21, 2011 - A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket is set to launch NASA's Mars Science Lab (MSL) mission with the Curiosity rover on Saturday, Nov. 26 at 10:02 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. This mission will be launched aboard an Atlas V 541 configuration vehicle, which includes a 5-meter diameter RUAG Space payload fairing along with four Aerojet solid...

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United Launch Alliance Delivers 50th Delta II Mission to Orbit for NASA with the Successful Launch of the NPOESS Preparatory Project

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Oct. 28, 2011 - A United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket carrying the NPOESS Preparatory Project (NPP) spacecraft for NASA lifted off from Space Launch Complex-2W here at 2:48 a.m. PDT today. This is ULA's 10th launch of the year and marked the 55th successful launch for the company. ULA is proud to have served NASA with 50 Delta II launches, achieving 100...

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United Launch Alliance Selected to Launch Boeing's CST-100 Spacecraft

DENVER - United Launch Alliance (ULA) announced today that The Boeing Company has selected ULA's Atlas V rocket to launch its Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100 spacecraft. "We are pleased Boeing selected the Atlas V rocket and believe it is the right vehicle to help usher in the new commercial era in human spaceflight," said George Sowers, ULA's vice president of business development. "The...

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United Launch Alliance Selected to Launch Boeing's CST-100 Spacecraft

DENVER, Aug. 4, 2011 - United Launch Alliance (ULA) announced today that The Boeing Company has selected ULA's Atlas V rocket to launch its Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100 spacecraft. We are pleased Boeing selected the Atlas V rocket and believe it is the right vehicle to help usher in the new commercial era in human spaceflight," said George Sowers, ULA's vice president of business...

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United Launch Alliance Selected to Launch Boeing's CST-100 Spacecraft

DENVER, Aug. 4, 2011 - United Launch Alliance (ULA) announced today that The Boeing Company has selected ULA's Atlas V rocket to launch its Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100 spacecraft. We are pleased Boeing selected the Atlas V rocket and believe it is the right vehicle to help usher in the new commercial era in human spaceflight," said George Sowers, ULA's vice president of business...

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