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Based on the approved range schedule, the rocket is set for launch between 8:28 and 11:28 p.m. EDT. The backup launch days are June 29 – July 10 . The launch may be visible, depending on cloud cover and one’s viewing location, in the eastern United States from southern New York to North Carolina. It may be seen as far west from the Atlantic Coast as West Virginia and western Pennsylvania
She said the objective now is "to be more agile and resilient," including a shift to using smaller satellites with shorter lifespans and a "plug-and-play" type modular open systems approach to providing communications and imaging satellites for military use -- with the eventual goal being to assemble and launch a satellite within days to weeks.
If weather or some other issues scrub the launch attempt Tuesday evening, they'll try again nightly through July 10, except for a three-day window around the planned launch of the shuttle Atlantis from Cape Canaveral, in Florida. That's still scheduled for July 8. NASA's Wallops tracking systems are needed for shuttle launches, which fly up the East Coast.