Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Delta II Remains set for Launch Tomorrow

A tropical wave bringing clouds and a chance of morning showers along the American Space Coast is the only item the launch team is focused on as the countdown for the launch of a Delta II rocket prepares to start.

At 4PM EDT today, the countdown was ready to pickup in a few hours at the T-12 hour mark. There is currently a 50% chance of favorable weather at the beginning of the launch windown which begins st 8AM tomorrow morning.

Loading of the liquid oxygen will begin at 6:30 am.

SpaceLaunchNews.com will begin LIVE television coverage of the prelaunch activites tomorrow morning at 5:58 am EDT.

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