CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The launch of NASA’s following Earth-observing Landsat satellite will certainly be postponed a week because of a scarcity of fluid nitrogen, the area company has actually introduced.

The Landsat 9 satellite, a joint undertaking by NASA and also the USA Geological Study (USGS), was initially arranged to launch from Room Introduce Facility 3 at Vandenberg Space Force Base in The Golden State on Sept. 16. That liftoff has actually been pressed back to no earlier than Sept. 23.