27 Mar 2009
George H. Diller
Kennedy Space Center, Fla.
STATUS REPORT: ELV-032709
EXPENDABLE LAUNCH VEHICLE STATUS REPORT
Mission: Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter/Lunar Crater Observation and
Sensing Satellite (LRO/LCROSS)
Launch Vehicle: Atlas V
Launch Pad: Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla.
Launch Date: May 21, 2009
Launch Window: 5:32 - 6:32 p.m. EDT
This week LRO performed an integrated launch simulation. Thermal blanket installation on the spacecraft continues.
The Atlas V is planned to be moved from the hangar at the Atlas Space Operations Center to the Vertical Integration Facility at Launch Complex 41 on or about April 10.
Previous status reports are available at: