​TDRS-M Inside The Vertical Integration Facility

TDRS-M Inside The Vertical Integration Facility At The Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Space Launch Complex 41. Next up is the roll-out to the launch pad later this week. Spacecraft is healthy and secure. Launch day, August 18th, at 8:03 AM EDT with a 40-minute window.

The TDRS-M space communication satellite has made it’s journey to the Vehicle Integration Facility or VIF at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The TDRS-M made the journey from Astrotech Space Operations in Titusville the other night and is now being mated to the upper stage of the Atlas V rocket.

​TDRS-M Inside The Vertical Integration Facility
​TDRS-M Inside The Vertical Integration Facility at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

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