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Upcoming Missions This Year for: Atlas V

Oct 4 AEHF 4

Atlas V 531
Location Cape Canaveral AFS SLC-41
Time 11:07 PM EDT / 2018-10-05 03:07:00Z

United Launch Alliance (ULA) will launch the fourth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite for the United States Air Force (USAF). Built by Lockheed Martin, this secure military communications spacecraft will serve U.S. military and allied forces. The satellite will launch aboard ULA's Atlas V in the 531 configuration: a five-meter fairing, three solid rocket boosters, and a single engine on the Centaur upper stage.