Rocket launch scheduled Sept. 11 from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility

Last Updated on September 9, 2021 by Solar System Ambassador Pam Roller

Solar System Ambassador Pam Roller

Here’s an update from our local Solar System Ambassador Pam Roller:

A two-stage suborbital sounding rocket is scheduled for launch Sept. 11, 2021, for the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration from NASA’s launch range at Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

The launch of the Terrier-Improved Malemute rocket is scheduled between 4-7 p.m. EDT on Sept. 11. The backup launch date is Sept. 12.

Please click the link below for more information.

https://www.nasa.gov/wallops/2021/rocket-launch-scheduled-sept-11-from-nasa-s-wallops-flight-facility

Credits:

Keith Koehler,NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility

NASA Wallops/Terry Zaperach