Rocket Launches Scheduled October 20 from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility

Three suborbital rockets are scheduled for launch Oct. 20, 2021, for the Department of Defense from NASA’s launch range at the Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

The rockets will be launched between 5 and 11 p.m. EDT. The backup launch dates are October 21 and 22.

No real-time launch status updates will be available. The launches will not be shown live on the Internet nor will launch status updates be provided during the countdown on social media. 

The rocket launches are expected to be visible from the Chesapeake Bay region. The NASA Visitor Center at Wallops will not be open for viewing the launch.

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Keith Koehler
NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility

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