Orbital ATK Set To Launch SensorSat Payload For U.S. Air Force Tonight
Tonight Orbital ATK will launch SensorSat, a U.S. Air Force satellite on board the companies Minotaur 4 rocket. The ORS-5 SensorSat Payload is set to blast off from launch complex 46 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
The launch window starts at 11:15 pm and closes at 3:15 am Saturday morning. This will be the first time that Orbital ATK has launched a Minotaur 4 rocket from Cape Canaveral and the first time launch complex 46 has seen a launch since 1999.
Check back for launch photos and video.