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ATLAS LAUNCH DELAYED

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE,Calif. -- The launch of a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying the NROL-35 payload for the National Reconnaissance Office was scrubbed today due to predicted violations of multiple weather criteria.

The launch is rescheduled for Friday, Dec. 12, from Space Launch Complex-3 at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Cal. The launch time is 7:13 p.m. PST. The forecast for Dec. 12 shows a 40 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for the launch tomorrow.