USSF-106

USSF-106

Vulcan SEP TBD 2024
A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Vulcan rocket will launch the USSF-106 mission. The launch date is currently targeted for 2024 (UTC).
Last updated: May 10, 2024

Launch Information

Launch Information

Launch Vehicle Details

Mission NameUSSF-106
Launch SiteSLC-41, Cape Canaveral SFS, Florida, United States
Launch VehicleVulcan
AgencyUnited Launch Alliance
Launch DateSEP TBD 2024

The USSF-106 mission's other payloads have not been disclosed; this could be because the mission is classified. The six SunRISE small satellites from NASA will be carried on this voyage as supplementary payloads. The USSF-106 mission will be launched by a Vulcan rocket from United Launch Alliance (ULA). Currently, 2024 (UTC) is the target launch date.


Launch Vehicle - Vulcan

Mass546700 Kg (1205300 lb)
Height61.6 m (202 ft)
Diameter5.4 m (18 ft)
Stages2
Boosters0, 2, 4, or 6
Payload To GEO35786 Km circular at 0 Degree
Payload To GTO35786 Km x 185 Km at 27.0 Degree
Payload To LEO200 Km circular at 28.7 Degree
Payload To MEO20368 Km circular at 55 Degree
Payload To TLIC3: -2 km2/sec2
Fuel OxidizerLiquefied Natural Gas (LNG)/Liquid Oxygen (LO2)
Payload Fairing15.5-m (51-ft)