1. ULA targeting first launch for the US Space Force this afternoon during pandemic  The Verge
  2. U.S. Space Force set for first launch Thursday despite coronavirus outbreak  Toronto Star
  3. For the first time, the US Space Force will actually go to space today  Ars Technica
  4. The first US Space Force national security mission will launch today. Here's how to watch live  Space.com
  5. Space Force's first launch scheduled for Thursday  Spaceflight Now
  6. View Full coverage on Google News
The United Launch Alliance is launching its first mission for the US Space Force out of Florida on Thursday, March 26th. The company’s Atlas V rocket is lofting the AEHF-6 communications satellite. The flight is happening against the background of the COVID-19 pandemic that has forced other rocket companies to stand down from their missions to space.The company’s Atlas V rocket is lofting a military communications satellite

ULA targeting first launch for the US Space Force this afternoon during pandemic - The Verge

The crucial launch will move ahead even as installations around the country move to telework due to the coronavirus pandemic.The crucial launch will move ahead even as installations around the country move to telework due to the coronavirus pandemic.

US Space Force to Launch AEHF-6 for Protected SATCOMs

So far, Covid-19 has yet to substantially slow activity at the military's spaceports.So far, Covid-19 has yet to substantially slow activity at the military's spaceports.

For the first time, the US Space Force will actually go to space today | Ars Technica

So far, Covid-19 has yet to substantially slow activity at the military's spaceports.So far, Covid-19 has yet to substantially slow activity at the military's spaceports.

For the first time, the US Space Force will actually go to space today | Ars Technica

Unemployment claims could reach several million, Stephen Curry hosts Dr. Anthony Fauci for a coronavirus panel and more things to start your Thursday.Unemployment claims could reach several million, Stephen Curry hosts Dr. Anthony Fauci for a coronavirus panel and more things to start your Thursday.

Coronavirus outbreak, Space Force launch: 5 things to know Thursday

“Today, @SpaceForceDOD will perform its first launch from Cape Canaveral! Florida is proud to be a part of this moment in history! 🚀 https://t.co/wemJHae5PU”

Rick Scott on Twitter: "Today, @SpaceForceDOD will perform its first launch from Cape Canaveral! Florida is proud to be a part of this moment in history! 🚀 https://t.co/wemJHae5PU"

“Atlas launch means I get to break out my Atlas hat. Our live coverage begins 2pm tomorrow!#AEHF6 #capecanaveral #ULA ⁦@SpaceForceDoD⁩”

Rachael Joy on Twitter: "Atlas launch means I get to break out my Atlas hat. Our live coverage begins 2pm tomorrow!#AEHF6 #capecanaveral #ULA ⁦@SpaceForceDoD⁩… https://t.co/SWOyzLinwr"

“Happening soon!!! SpaceX Launch LIVE from Cape Canaveral https://t.co/FCzYbWJvWu via @YouTube”

Lino DiSalvo on Twitter: "Happening soon!!! SpaceX Launch LIVE from Cape Canaveral https://t.co/FCzYbWJvWu via @YouTube"

United Launch Alliance (ULA) is set to power the first national security space mission for the newly-formed U.S. Space Force.

Alabama's ULA preps to launch first national security mission for U.S. Space Force - Yellowhammer News | Yellowhammer News

Space Force's first official mission is a go, with personnel set to launch a military communications satellite into orbit from Cape Canaveral Thursday afternoon.Space Force's first official mission is a go, with personnel set to launch a military communications satellite into orbit from Cape Canaveral Thursday afternoon.

First Space Force Mission Is A Go

First Space Force Mission Is A Go

A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket will launch the sixth Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite for the U.S. Space Force's Space and Missile Systems Center from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's launch complex 41 during a two-hour launch window that opens at 2:57 p.m. Thursday.A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket will launch the sixth Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite for the U.S. Space Force's Space and Missile Systems Center from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's launch complex 41 during a two-hour launch window that opens at 2:57 p.m. Thursday.

ULA prepared to launch military satellite for Space Force - Orlando Sentinel

The sixth and final Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite, AEHF-6, will launch Thursday afternoon (March 26), and you can watch the liftoff live.AEHF-6 will complete a next-gen communications constellation.

The first US Space Force national security mission will launch today. Here's how to watch live | Space

United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V rocket will carry out its first mission for the United…

Atlas V to launch Space Force's first mission with AEHF-6 - NASASpaceFlight.com

The United Launch Alliance (ULA) has a mission today, launching a specialized secure communications satellite for the U.S. Space Force. That’s the new space-focused arm of the U.S. military that was officially formed last year, in response to what the administration has characterized as a growing need to ensure America’s assets in space are properly […]The United Launch Alliance (ULA) has a mission today, launching a specialized secure communications satellite for the U.S. Space Force. That’s the new space-focused arm of the U.S. military that was officially formed last year, in response to what the administration has characterized as a growing need to ensure America’s assets in space are properly […]

Watch ULA’s first dedicated rocket launch for the U.S. Space Force live – TechCrunch

THE first US Space Force mission since its establishment as a new military service is set to launch today. It will see a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket blasting off with a billion-dollar jam resistant satellite onboard.THE first US Space Force mission since its establishment as a new military service is set to launch today. It will see a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket blasting off with a billion-dollar jam…

First-ever launch of Trump's US Space Force mission lifts off today – sending 'jam-proof satellite' into orbit

Space Force’s first launch scheduled for Thursday – Spaceflight Now

Looking for a reason to step out of the house today and take a quick break from that self-isolation? How about a rocket launch?Looking for a reason to step out of the house today and take a quick break from that self-isolation? How about a rocket launch?

It's launch day! Things to know for ULA Atlas V launch from Cape Canaveral

Launch window opens at 2:57 p.m. ET

PHOTO OF THE DAY: ULA Atlas V Rocket Scheduled to Launch From Cape Canaveral Thursday Afternoon |