Atlas 5 • OA-7

Photo Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 -
11:11am to 11:41am
Photo Event Name: 
Atlas 5 • OA-7
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Photo Event Info: 

Launch window: 0256-0326 GMT (10:56-11:26 p.m. EDT on 19th)
Launch site: SLC-41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida

A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket, designated AV-070, will launch will launch the eighth Cygnus cargo freighter on the seventh operational cargo delivery flight to the International Space Station. The mission is known as OA-7. The rocket will fly in the 401 vehicle configuration with a four-meter fairing, no solid rocket boosters and a single-engine Centaur upper stage. Delayed from March 9.