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ULA Launch - Atlas V - CST-100 Starliner Orbital Flight Test


Event Type: LAUNCH

Rocket: Atlas V N22
Mission: CST-100 Starliner Boe-OFT
Launch Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019
Launch Time: TBA
Launch Location: Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida

Mission Information: Boe-OFT (Boeing Orbital Flight Test) is the first orbital mission of the Boeing CST-100 Starliner. The first United Launch Alliance Atlas V N22 rocket, designated AV-080, will launch the CST-100 Starliner spacecraft on an unpiloted Orbital Test Flight (OFT) to the International Space Station. The capsule will dock with the space station, then return to Earth to land in the Western United States after an orbital shakedown cruise ahead of Boe-CFT.

Launch Notes: This will be the first launch of United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V rocket in the N22 configuration, which will feature no fairing, two SRBs, and 2 Centaur engines.

Earlier Event: August 22
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