Yes… I said West at the start. I meant East. Jetlag. Sue me
Update: The date has been moved to Wednesday
UNITED STATES 29 Jan 2013 NASA launches newest global communications satellite
NASA launches its newest Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS-K) atop an Atlas 5 rocket from Cape Canaveral in Florida on Jan 29. It has been 10 years since the last launch for the network. The January deployment of the next generation spacecraft begins the replenishment of the fleet. The geosynchronous network 22,300 miles above Earth relays communications from the International Space Station, the Hubble Space Telescope and a range of other satellites in low-Earth-orbit.
Launch Date: Jan. 30, 2013
Launch Window: 8:48 p.m. – 9:28 p.m. EST
Launch Vehicle: Atlas V
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral AFS, Fla.
I know that whatever I am doing that evening, I will be outdoors and looking east.