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Delta IV- WGS 8- Rocket Launch

  • Dates December 7, 2016
  • Admission Free viewing from designated Public Viewing Areas
  • Location Cape Canaveral Air Force Station- Launch site SLC 37B
  • Address Cape Canaveral Cape Canaveral, FL 32920
  • Phone (321) 433-4470
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A United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket will launch the eighth Wideband Global SATCOM spacecraft, formerly known as the Wideband Gapfiller Satellite. Built by Boeing, this geostationary communications spacecraft will serve U.S. military forces. The rocket will fly in the Medium+ (5,4) configuration with four solid rocket boosters.

**Delayed from Sept. 22, Sept. 28, Oct 20, Nov 17; Moved up from Dec 15**