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GOES-S: NOAA's Next-Gen Weather Satellite in Photos

The Rocket Rolls Out

United Launch Alliance

The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying the GOES-S mission for NASA and NOAA is rolled from the Vertical Integration Facility to the launchpad at Space Launch Complex-41 of the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Feb. 28, 2018.

Leaving the Vertical Integration Facility

NASA/Ben Smegelsky

The Atlas V rocket rolls from the United Launch Alliance's Vertical Integration Facility to the launchpad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Feb. 28, 2018, one day before its planned launch.

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