WorldView-4 Launch Page
WorldView-4 will provide DigitalGlobe’s customers with high resolution and color imagery to commercial, government and international customers. The satellite will more than double the capacity of DigitalGlobe’s fleet.
The satellite captures map-accurate images with a new, high-resolution camera provided by Harris Corporation. In addition to delivering critical geospatial situational awareness and global security information to intelligence analysts, war fighters and decision makers, commercial users will also benefit from access to imagery from WorldView-4.
Rocket/Payload: Atlas V 401 flying the WorldView-4 mission for customer DigitalGlobe.
Date: Friday, November 11
Site: Space Launch Complex 3 East at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.
Launch Time: The launch window opens at 10:30 a.m. PDT and closes at 10:45 a.m. PDT. Separation occurs approximately 20 minutes after liftoff.
Launch Notes: Lockheed Martin built the WorldView-4 satellite for the DigitialGlobe customer and contracted the launch through their Commercial Launch Services organization.