United Launch Alliance is scheduled to launch a Atlas V 551 rocket as part of the AEHF-5 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission is on June 27, 2019 00:00:00 UTC from Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral, FL. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Atlas V 551 and experience the excitement for yourself.
This is the fifth 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.