Atlas 5 AEHF 6 Launch

Location: SLC-41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
Event Date & Time: March 26 2020 - 02:57 PM


Launch window: 2:57-4:57 p.m. EDT Thursday, March 26
Launch site: SLC-41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

Event Details

A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket will launch the sixth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite. Built by Lockheed Martin, this U.S. military spacecraft will provide highly-secure communications. The rocket will fly in the 551 vehicle configuration with a five-meter fairing, five solid rocket boosters and a single-engine Centaur upper stage. Delayed from March 13, March 19 and March 21.