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Status

AEHF 6

Launch Time
Fri Mar 13, 2020 19:45 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 6

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: 6,128 kg
Geostationary Earth Orbit

Location

Stats

2020

19th orbital launch attempt

United Launch Alliance

138th mission

Atlas V

83rd mission