Rocket launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base reset for Saturday night

By City News Service

LOS ANGELES – The scheduled launch of a rocket carrying a reconnaissance satellite into orbit from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Santa Barbara County that was originally scheduled for Friday, has been reset for Saturday, Dec. 7.

The launch is now scheduled for 8:06 p.m. Prior launches from Vandenberg have created spectacular light displays over the Southern California and the southwestern United States.

The United Launch Alliance rocket was initially set to take off at 8:19 p.m. Friday, but roughly three hours before launch time, it was scrubbed due to “an issue with a redundant communication link between the control center and [READ MORE HERE]

Source: OC Register

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