New United Launch Alliance NROL-52 Launch Date and Time.

In the early morning of October 5, the NROL-52 mission was scrubbed. The launch was postponed due to ground winds at the launch site. United Launch Alliance has provided a new launch date and time for their next launch attempt. The next attempt to launch the classified payload for the National Reconnaissance Office will be on Friday October 6th at 4:03 am ET. 

If you are awake at 4:03 am, you can watch the live stream here

An Atlas V rocket sits at launch complex 41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station for the NROL-52 mission.
An Atlas V rocket sits at launch complex 41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station for the NROL-52 mission. Credit ULA

NROL-52 Launch Viewing Sites

If you are in the Space Coast area and would like to see the rocket launch, you can view the launch from one of the many launch sites around town. You can see the rocket from almost anywhere in the county and most of the state. You can easily pull off the side of the road and see the rocket blasting off into space. 

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