Jupiter bound spacecraft heads to pad

UPDATE: Beautiful Launch!
see updates below 

NASA’s Juno spacecraft headed to the pad today on top of a mighty Atlas 5. The Atlas 5 is set to launch on August 5th with a launch window of 11:34 am to 12:43 pm.

Updates will posted at launch.

Interesting Trivia: The Juno Spacecraft has LEGOs aboard

Atlas 5 carrying the Juno spacecraft heads to the pad Aug.4th, 2011

Atlas 5 Juno mission on the way to the pad


Atlas 5 -Juno mission - on the launch pad


Atlas 5 Liftoff Aug 5 2011

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