Space

October 19, 2018
 

Atlas V AEHF-4 successfully launches from CCAFS

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Dalton Williams

United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V AEHF-4 rocket lifts off from the pad October 17, 2018 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. This was the fourth communications satellite in the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) series for the U.S. Air Force.
 

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Dalton Williams

United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V AEHF-4 rocket as it launches October 17, 2018 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. This was the fourth communications satellite in the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) series for the U.S. Air Force.
 

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Dalton Williams

United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V AEHF-4 rocket successfully launched October 17, 2018 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. This was the fourth communications satellite in the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) series for the U.S. Air Force.




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Headlines – January 18, 2019

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