TDRS-M Launch

NASA will be launching a tracking and data relay satellite from Cape Canaveral hopefully around 12:03 UTC / 08:03 ET.

NASA – TDRS-M, built by Boeing, will provide NASA’s Space Network the ability to support critical space communication into the mid-2020s, ensuring scientists, engineers and control room staff can readily access data for missions like the Hubble Space Telescope and the International Space Station.

Coverage starts at 11:30 UTC / 07:30 ET on NASA TV, there will be a live link here at 11:30 UTC if all goes as planned.

Currently the weather at the space center looks to be pleasant with air temperature about 25 C or so (~78 F). No rain in area. . . yet.

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