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Status

Delta IV Heavy | NROL-71

Window Opens
Wed Dec 19, 2018 01:57 UTC
Window Closes
Wed Dec 19, 2018 05:57 UTC

Launch Vehicle

Delta IV Heavy
ULA
Status: Active
Price: $350.0 million
Liftoff Thrust: 9,411 kN
Payload to LEO: 28,370 kg
Payload to GTO: 13,810 kg
Stages: 2
Strap-ons: 2
Rocket Height: 72.0 m
Fairing Diameter: 5.1 m
Fairing Height: 19.1 m

Missions

NROL-71

A ULA Delta IV Heavy rocket will launch the NROL-71 payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office. NROL-71 is most likely a Keyhole KH-11 image reconnaissance satellite.
Payloads: 1

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