USSF-87

USSF-87

Vulcan TBD - 2024

United Launch Alliance is scheduled to launch a Vulcan rocket as part of USSF-87 Mission from SLC-41, Cape Canaveral SFS Florida, United States.

Last updated: May 10, 2024

Launch Information

Launch Information

Launch Vehicle Details

Mission NameUSSF-87
Launch SiteSLC-41, Cape Canaveral SFS, Florida, United States
Launch VehicleVulcan
AgencyUnited Launch Alliance
Launch DateTBD - 2024

USSF-87 is a classified mission for the United States Space Force.The launch of United Launch Alliance Vulcan Centaur is scheduled for Jul 2024 - Dec 2024, the rocket will launch the USSF-87 mission. The launch site is currently Cape Canaveral, Florida, United States. The payload will be deployed in a MEO orbit. This is the seventh flight of the X-37B program.

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)