MAVEN rocket rolls to the pad amid NASA social media event

The Atlas V rocket with the MAVEN Mars probe aboard rolled out to the pad today. The launch is set for Monday at t 1:28 p.m. EST. Find launch updates at

NASA photos of the roll-out are available at 20131116 maven – Flickr.

Atlas V MAVEN Roll Out (201311160001HQ)

The event was observed by 150 people participating in a NASA Social event: NASA Hosts Social Media Event at MAVEN Launch in Florida – NASA.

Postings from the participants can be seen at

Update: Here’s a video of the roll-out

And here is a video of the NASA social media event: