Status Report

ULA Delta IV GPS III SV02 Launch Delay Statement

By SpaceRef Editor
July 17, 2019
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(Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., July 17, 2019) The United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket carrying the GPS III SV02 mission for the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center is delayed, due to an anomaly during component testing at a supplier which has created a cross-over concern. Upon further evaluation, additional time is needed to replace and retest the component on the launch vehicle. Launch of the GPS III SV02 mission is now targeted for no earlier than Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019.


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