Atlas V 551
AEHF-4

Atlas V 551 | AEHF-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 AEHF-4 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Wed, Oct 17th, 2018, 12:15 AM from Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL. The status of the launch was Success with a 90% chance for favorable weather conditions. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Atlas V 551 and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

AEHF-4

This is the fourth satellite in the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) system, which is a series of communications satellites operated by the United States Air Force Space Command. It provides global, survivable, protected communications capabilities for strategic command and tactical warfighters operating on ground, sea and air platforms.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Rocket

Atlas V 551

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