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Status

Success

AEHF 5

Launch Time
Thu Aug 08, 2019 10:13 UTC

Rocket

Atlas V 551
ULA
Status: Active
Price: $153.0 million
Liftoff Thrust: 12,269 kN
Payload to LEO: 18,850 kg
Payload to GTO: 8,900 kg
Stages: 2
Strap-ons: 5
Rocket Height: 62.2 m
Fairing Diameter: 5.4 m
Fairing Height: 26.5 m

Mission Details

AEHF 5

Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) is a series of communications satellites operated by the United States Air Force Space Command. They will be used to relay secure communications for the Armed Forces of the United States, the British Armed Forces, the Canadian Forces and the Royal Netherlands Armed Forces.
Payloads: 1
Total Mass: 6,168 kg
Geostationary Transfer Orbit

Location

Stats

2019

56th orbital launch attempt

United Launch Alliance

134th mission
134th successful mission

Atlas V

80th mission
80th successful mission