Atlas V 551
MUOS-4

Atlas V 551 | MUOS-4

United Launch Alliance launch of a Atlas V 551 Rocket

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United Launch Alliance was scheduled to launch a Atlas V 551 rocket as part of the MUOS-4 mission. The launch window for the Government/Top Secret mission was on Wed, Sep 2nd, 2015, 6:18 AM EDT from Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Atlas V 551 and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

MUOS-4

MUOS-4 is the fourth in a Lockheed Martin-built, five-ship fleet for a next-generation, narrowband tactical military satellite communications system.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Rocket

Atlas V 551

United Launch Alliance

United Launch Alliance (ULA) is a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Boeing Defense, Space & Security. ULA was formed in December 2006 by combining the teams at these companies which provide spacecraft launch services to the government of the United States. ULA launches from both coasts of the US. They launch their Atlas V vehicle from LC-41 in Cape Canaveral and LC-3E at Vandeberg. Their Delta IV launches from LC-37 at Cape Canaveral and LC-6 at Vandenberg.

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