• 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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  • RocketStars: Drefke leads the first Blue Team

    Dec 14, 2019, 09:38 AM
    Building on a diverse career of rocketry, aircraft and helping develop the space station, the newest role for United Launch Alliance's Dane Drefke is leading the Blue Team that will ready Starliner just before it launches atop the Atlas V for the Orbital Flight Test.
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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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