Orion has moved its power source to ground again following this hold. The launch team is also moving through its prescribed steps to make sure the rocket and spacecraft systems are safe out at the launch pad.
Another wind limit violation was recorded and the countdown was halted.
The terminal countdown phase has restarted this morning as we move toward a launch at 7:55 a.m. EST.
The launch director confirmed the rocket and spacecraft are ready for launch at 7:55 a.m. EST.
Orion’s batteries are once again providing power to the spacecraft as clocks count toward a launch at 7:55 a.m.
The launch team is resetting its clocks for a 7:55 a.m. EST.
The launch team expects the winds to die down this morning thus allowing a launch today.
While the wind conditions remain red, the launch team has moved Orion back to electrical power from the ground so it can save its batteries for flight.
The launch team is working through options for setting a new liftoff time following the violation of ground wind rules.
A ground wind violation is reported.