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GOES-U Arrives at Kennedy Space Center

February 8, 2024
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NOAA’s GOES-U, the fourth and final satellite in the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) – R Series, the Western Hemisphere’s most advanced weather-observing and environmental monitoring system, is entering the final stage of preparations before liftoff. NASA and SpaceX are targeting no earlier than April 30 for the launch of GOES-U on a Falcon Heavy rocket.

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Stay informed as GOES-U moves closer to launch by visiting the GOES-U launch page.