The launch of the Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite, GPS IIR-12, aboard a Boeing [NYSE: BA] Delta II rocket from Cape Canaveral, Fla., has been scrubbed again due to continued thunderstorm activity.
Boeing and the U.S. Air Force will make another launch attempt on Wednesday, June 23. The 27-minute window opens at 6:54 p.m. EDT.
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