Live coverage: Atlas 5 rocket launches on its final mission from California

Live coverage of the countdown and launch of an Atlas 5 rocket with the JPSS 2 weather satellite for NOAA, and the Low-Earth Orbit Flight Test of an Inflatable Decelerator, or LOFTID, re-entry tech demo experiment for NASA and United Launch Alliance. Text updates will appear automatically below. Follow us on Twitter.

NASA TV's launch broadcast

Clean feed of Atlas 5 launch countdown