Atlas V NROL-36 Delay: No Earlier than 14 August

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Atlas V - NROL-36

The launch of an Atlas V carrying the National Reconnaissance Office NROL-36 payload has been further delayed to no earlier than Tuesday, Aug. 14 to provide additional time for resolution of a range instrumentation issue that developed during the initial launch attempt Aug. 2.

There are no issues with the Atlas V vehicle or the NROL-36 space vehicle and these systems are safe and secure.

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