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Delta IV-Heavy • Parker Solar Probe

United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket will deliver to orbit from  SLC-37B at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station NASA’s Parker Solar Probe. NASA targets to reach distance of  6.5 million kilometers from surface of the Sun.
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Delta IV Heavy is the New Powerful Launch Vehicle

Delta IV is an expandable rocket, which executes launch services for the United States government, for the most part – chiefly for satellites flown by the National Reconnaissance Office or the Department of Defense.  A distinguished exception was the 2014 test of the Orion Spacecraft aboard a Delta IV Heavy; the flight was made to…
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Delta IV • NROL-47

Classified payload will be delivered by ULA Delta IV rocket launched from SLC-6 at Vandenberg Air Force Station. Payload was provided by National Reconnaissance Office.
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New high capacity military communication satellite delivered on atop of Delta IV

United Launch Alliance delivered to orbit eighth Wideband Global SATCOM satellite yesterday. Spacecraft will provide reliable and resistant for jamming communication for United States Armed Forces. ULA with their Delta IV Medium+ (5,4) showed during 114th mission in company's history, that confidence of Department of Defense, which was put into their fleet of launch vehicles…
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NROL-37 delivered on atop of Delta IV Heavy during its 32nd flight !

Impressive start, classified payload-this is short sum up of NROL-37 mission which started today from Cape Canaveral. Finally after 48 hours delay Delta IV Heavy lifted off from SLC-37 in Cape Canaveral AFS. At T-4' rocket was already fueled and ready for delivering to orbit top secret payload for National Reconnaissance Office. Weather was described…
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Delta IV • GPS-3 1st

First satellites from third generation of GPS satellites and first in history build by Lockheed Martin. It will be also ultimate GPS-3 satellite launched on atop of Delta IV rocket. Satellite will be lifted to circular orbit with inclination at 55.0° and altitude of 20200 km. Satellites will remain operational for 15 years. Satellite is based on A2100 bus…
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Delta IV • WGS-9https://newsspaceflight.com/

Scheduled launch of the Wideband Gapfiller Satellite made by Boeing Satellite Systems under contract with Department of Defense from 2011. WGS-9 is high capacity communication satellite operating on Super High Frequency (SHF) and using Ka band Global Broadcast Service (GBS). Satellite is based on BSS-702 satellite bus by Boeing and will weigh 5987 kg; it will be powered with…
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Delta IV Medium, NROL-45 – launched, injected, operating !

Today ULA put into orbit classified payload for National Reconnaissance Office on atop of their Delta IV rocket. From Vandenberg AFS Launch Pad 6, at 11:40 GMT on atop ULA Delta IV new special, secret payload was lifted into space. United Launch Alliance decided to utilize Delta IV in medium variant also described as Delta 4…
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Delta IV M+(4,2) • GSSAP 3 & 4

GSSAP (Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program) is a series of space surveillance satellites developed covertly by the Air Force and Orbital Sciences to provide a space-based capability operating in the near-geosynchronous orbit regime supporting U.S. Strategic Command space surveillance operations as a dedicated Space Surveillance Network (SSN) sensor.
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Delta IV Heavy • NROL-37

A United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket will launch a classified spy satellite cargo. The largest of the Delta 4 family, the Heavy version features three Common Booster Cores mounted together to form a triple-body rocket. Launch postponed with "TBD" status from July 4, 2016, due the unspecified reasons. UPDATE 09/06/2016 22:07: launch scrubbed due the poor…
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