Jenam 2011 Sat, 25 Sep 2021 22:48:28 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Jenam 2011 32 32 Landsat 9, NASA’s most powerful Landsat satellite to date, is ready for launch on Monday Sat, 25 Sep 2021 21:34:00 +0000

NASA authorized its powerful new Earth observation satellite to be put into orbit from the California coast on Monday, September 27.

The satellite, called Landsat 9, is poised to take off from Vandenberg Space Force Base on top of an Atlas V rocket provided by the United Launch Alliance. Take-off is scheduled for 2:12 p.m. EDT (11:12 a.m. PDT or 6:12 p.m. GMT)