News from United Launch Alliance A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages.

Latest

10 Feb, 2016, 09:22 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches Payload for the National Reconnaissance Office

 A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket carrying a payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) lifted off from Space Launch...


05 Feb, 2016, 13:00 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches GPS IIF-12 Satellite for U.S. Air Force

United Launch Alliance (ULA) successfully launched its first mission of the year with an Atlas V rocket carrying the Global Positioning System...


06 Dec, 2015, 18:03 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches OA-4 Cygnus to International Space Station

 A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the OA-4 Cygnus resupply spacecraft to the International Space Station lifted off from...


31 Oct, 2015, 16:59 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches GPS IIF-11 Satellite for U.S. Air Force

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF-11 satellite for the U.S. Air Force lifted off...


08 Oct, 2015, 14:00 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches Payload for the National Reconnaissance Office

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying a payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and 13 CubeSats lifted off from Space...


02 Oct, 2015, 10:55 ET United Launch Alliance Reaches 100 Successful Missions with Morelos-3 Satellite

United Launch Alliance (ULA) successfully launched its 100th mission today with an Atlas V rocket carrying the Morelos-3 satellite for Mexico's...


02 Sep, 2015, 10:22 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches the U.S. Navy's Mobile User Objective System-4

 A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the fourth Mobile User Objective System satellite for the U.S. Navy launched from Space...


13 Mar, 2015, 01:35 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches Solar Probes to Study Space Weather for NASA

 A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) payload for NASA lifted off from Space Launch...


31 Jan, 2015, 11:19 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches Important Earth Science Mission for NASA

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta II rocket carrying the Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) payload for NASA lifted off from Space Launch...


29 Dec, 2014, 19:34 ET United Launch Alliance Concludes Banner Year

 United Launch Alliance, the nation's premier space launch provider, congratulates its employees, suppliers and customers on another...


13 Dec, 2014, 00:59 ET United Launch Alliance Atlas V Rocket Successfully Launches Payload for the National Reconnaissance Office

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying a payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) lifted off from Space Launch...


09 Dec, 2014, 15:14 ET United Launch Alliance Signs Contract with Orbital Sciences Corporation to Launch Cygnus Cargo Delivery Spacecraft to International Space Station

United Launch Alliance (ULA) has signed a contract with Orbital Sciences Corporation (Orbital)  (NYSE: ORB) to launch up to two cargo missions...


05 Dec, 2014, 13:15 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches NASA's Orion Spacecraft on Critical Flight Test for Lockheed Martin

 A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV Heavy rocket carrying NASA's Orion spacecraft for Lockheed Martin successfully launched from Space...


29 Oct, 2014, 17:58 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches 50th Atlas V Rocket

 A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket successfully launched the eighth Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF-8 satellite for the U.S....


17 Sep, 2014, 13:15 ET United Launch Alliance and Blue Origin Announce Partnership to Develop New American Rocket Engine

United Launch Alliance (ULA), the nation's premier space launch company, and Blue Origin, LLC, a privately-funded aerospace company owned by...


16 Sep, 2014, 23:53 ET United Launch Alliance Launches Its 60th Mission from Cape Canaveral

 A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the CLIO mission for Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company launched at 8:10 p.m....


13 Aug, 2014, 15:53 ET United Launch Alliance Atlas V Launches WorldView-3 Satellite for DigitalGlobe

 A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the WorldView-3 satellite for DigitalGlobe launched at 11:30 a.m. PDT today from Space...


12 Aug, 2014, 15:41 ET United Launch Alliance Names Tory Bruno President and Chief Executive Officer

United Launch Alliance (ULA) today named veteran aerospace industry executive Tory Bruno as its next president and chief executive officer,...


02 Aug, 2014, 03:47 ET United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches Two Rockets in Just Four Days

 A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the seventh Global Positioning System (GPS IIF-7) satellite for the U.S. Air Force...


29 Jul, 2014, 03:12 ET United Launch Alliance Marks 85th Successful Launch by Delivering Three Satellites into Orbit for the U.S. Air Force

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket successfully launched the AFSPC-4 mission for the U.S. Air Force on July 28 at 7:28 p.m. EDT from...