NASA to launch rocket from Wallops Island next Tuesday

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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

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