Live coverage: Atlas 5 rocket set to roll out to launch pad for classified mission

Live coverage of the countdown and launch of an Atlas 5 rocket with a classified payload for the National Reconnaissance Office. The mission is designated NROL-101. Text updates will appear ina new post. Follow us on

United Launch Alliance’s live launch broadcast begins at 5:38 p.m. EST (2258 GMT) Tuesday, Nov. 3.