WATCH: ULA successfully launches Decatur-made Delta IV rocket

(Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. Jan. 12, 2018) – A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket carrying the NROL-47 mission lifts off from Space Launch Complex-6 at 2:11 p.m. PT. (Photo: ULA)

United Launch Alliance is launching a Decatur-made Delta IV rocket.

Posted: Jan. 12, 2018 4:00 PM
Updated: Jan. 12, 2018 6:26 PM

United Launch Alliance is launching a Decatur-made Delta IV rocket for the NROL-47 mission for the National Reconnaissance Office.

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The launch is taking place at Vandenberg Air Force Base in Lompoc, California. The launch was scrubbed the previous two days because of high ground winds and a ground system valve issue.

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