Launch Time: August 3, 10:50 PM IST(17:20 UTC)
Launch Site: SLC-41, Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida, USA
A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket, designated AV-082, will launch Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft on second unpiloted test flight to the International Space Station. This mission was added after Boeing’s decision to refly the Starliner’s Orbital Flight Test before proceeding with the Crew Flight Test. The rocket will fly in a vehicle configuration with two solid rocket boosters and a dual-engine Centaur upper stage.
– 2nd launch of the Atlas V in the N22 configuration
– 72nd orbital launch attempt of 2021
– 145th ULA mission
– 88th Atlas V mission