> The Air Force TacSat-2/Minotaur 1 launch is on schedule for
> Saturday, Dec. 16. The launch window is 7 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
> The TACSAT-2 micro satellite’s software issues have been resolved
> and it has been cleared for launch. Updates on the status of
> the launch will begin at 2 a.m. The launch will be visible
> in the surrounding area. A good vantage point to view the launch
> is the beach parking area on Assateague Island. Gates to Assateague
> Island National Seashore open at 6 a.m.