GOES-R Weather Satellite Launch Photos

360° Photos of the GOES-R Weather Satellite Launch.  On November 19 2016 at 6:42pm United Launch Alliance (ULA) successfully launched the next generation GOES-R weather satellite for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).  360° virtual reality panoramic image of the United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket escaping Earths gravity as it lifts the GOES-R satellite […]

OSIRIS-REx Mission Launches Towards Bennu

OSIRIS-REx Mission Successfully Launches Towards Bennu. On  September 8th 2016 NASA and United Launch Alliance successfully launched the Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) Asteroid Sampling Return Mission aboard an Atlas V rocket at 7:05 pm EST. The Atlas V launched the OSIRIS-REx mission spacecraft into a hyperbolic trajectory away from Earth […]