LAUNCH CENTER

Launch Image
Success
Tue Dec 02 2003
Lockheed Martin

NROL-18 (Intruder 6A & 6B)

Launch Successful
LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

December 2, 2003 at 5:04 AM EST

(December 2, 2003 at 10:04 AM UTC)

Launch Window Start

December 2, 2003 at 5:04 AM EST

(December 2, 2003 at 10:04 AM UTC)

Launch Window End

December 2, 2003 at 5:04 AM EST

(December 2, 2003 at 10:04 AM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

Location

No Recovery Specified

Type

No Recovery Specified

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    MISSION OVERVIEW
    • Type: Government/Top Secret
    • USA 173 is an American military satellite (operated by the National Reconnaissance Office)
    COMPLEX OVERVIEW

    Location

    Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA

    Pad

    Space Launch Complex 3E