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Rocket: Atlas 5 (AV-019)
Payload: AEHF 1
Date: August 14, 2010
Window: 7:07-9:06 a.m. EDT (1107-1306 GMT)
Site: SLC-41, Cape Canaveral, Florida
Feed: Galaxy 3, C-band, Transponder 8, 95° West

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Atlas rolls out to the launch pad

An Atlas 5 rocket was rolled from the Vertical Integration Facility to its Cape Canaveral pad some 24 hours before the scheduled launch carrying the inaugural spacecraft in the Advanced Extremely High Frequency program.

Photo credit: United Launch Alliance









Photo credit: United Launch Alliance

 

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