Atlas V OA-6 Anomaly Status

Centennial CO (SPX) Apr 05, 2016

ULA successfully launched and deployed the OA-6 Cygnus spacecraft to its desired orbit on Tuesday, March 22. During the launch, the system experienced a premature first stage shutdown. The first stage cut-off occurred approximately 6 seconds early; however the Centaur automatically compensated by burning longer.

The robustness of the system achieved mission success, delivering Cygnus to a —> Read More