NASA Selects ULA Reliable Atlas V to Launch 2021 Mission Rocket/Payload:A United Launch Alliance Atlas V 401 will launch Orbital ATK's Cygnus. Mar 1, 2017 The United Launch Alliance is getting ready to send one of its Atlas V rockets to space from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Mar 1, 2017 . United Launch Alliance launched an Atlas V rocket Wednesday, successfully kicking things off at the planned launch time of 12:49
Mar 20, 2017 Atlas V launch of a Cygnus cargo craft to the ISS has slipped to no earlier than March 27 due to a hydraulic issue. Atlas V, developed with a continuous improvement approach, is comprised of flight-proven components from previous configurations, including the Centaur.