Delta 4 • GPS 3 SV02

Photo Event Date: 
Thursday, August 22, 2019 -
9:00am to 9:27am
Photo Event Name: 
Delta 4 • GPS 3 SV02
Photo Event Location: 
Photo Event Info: 

Launch window: 1300-1327 (9:00-9:27 a.m. EDT)
Launch site: SLC-37B, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida

A United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket will launch the U.S. Air Force’s second third-generation navigation satellite for the Global Positioning System. The satellite is built by Lockheed Martin. The Air Force previously planned to launch the third GPS 3-series satellite on this mission. The rocket will fly in the Medium+ (4,2) configuration with two solid rocket boosters.