NASA to launch rocket from Wallops Island next Tuesday

Local News

NASA sounding rocket launch

WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. (WAVY) – NASA is set to launch a rocket between 5:30 and 8:45 a.m., Tuesday, September 17.

According to the NASA Wallops Flight Facility, the launch is in support of a Department of Defense mission, and will not be open to the public.

This launch will not be live-streamed, or open to the public.

The launch may be visible throughout the mid-Atlantic region.

🚀Launch alert!A sounding rocket is scheduled to launch from Wallops Island, Virginia, between 5:30 and 8:45 a.m.,…

Posted by NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Thursday, September 12, 2019

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


Don't Miss

WAVY Twitter Widget

WAVY Facebook

Trending stories