• Atlas V rocket for AEHF-6 mission arrives at the Cape

    Jan 13, 2020, 11:57 AM
    The R/S RocketShip sailed into Port Canaveral today to deliver the Atlas V rocket that will launch the sixth and final Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) secure military communications satellite for the Space and Missile Systems Center.
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  • Dual Engine Centaur returns to service for Starliner launches

    Dec 15, 2019, 07:06 AM
    The Atlas V rocket will fly a special trajectory to space when launching Boeing's CST-100 Starliner capsules, a flight path that requires the Centaur upper stage to use two engines instead of one.
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  • AEHF-5, meet your ride into space

    Jun 16, 2019, 06:05 AM
    The 80th Atlas V rocket has been topped with its sophisticated payload, the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center's fifth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF-5) spacecraft that will provide an unbreakable line of communications to the nation's warfighters.
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