LADEE Ready for Launch
1 of 9 CREDIT: NASA
Wide-Angle View of Minotaur V Rocket
2 of 9 CREDIT: NASA Wallops/Jackie Adkins
LADEE Spacecraft on Top of Minotaur V Launch Vehicle
3 of 9 CREDIT: NASA Wallops/Terry Zaperach
LADEE Spacecraft and Full Minotaur V Launch Vehicle Stack
4 of 9 CREDIT: NASA Ames/Zion Young
LADEE Spacecraft Encapsulated in Minotaur V Launch Vehicle Nose-Cone
5 of 9 CREDIT: NASA Wallops/Terry Zaperach
LADEE Spacecraft Prepared for Encapsulation
6 of 9 CREDIT: NASA Wallops/Terry Zaperach
LADEE Mission Graphic
7 of 9 CREDIT: Orbital Sciences Corp.
LADEE Mission Trajectory and Timeline
8 of 9 CREDIT: Orbital Sciences Corp.
How the Orbital Sciences Minotaur V Rocket Works (Infographic)
9 of 9 CREDIT: by Karl Tate, Infographics Artist
NASA is making final preparations to launch the lunar LADEE probe at 11:27 p.m. EDT Friday, Sept. 6, from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, Va. Image released Sept. 5, 2013.