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Rocket: Atlas 5 (AV-022)
Payload: SBIRS GEO-1
Date: May 7, 2011
Window: 2:10-2:50 p.m. EDT (1810-1850 GMT)
Site: SLC-41, Cape Canaveral, Florida
Feed: AMC 3, C-band, Transponder 16, 87° West

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Panoramic views of Atlas 5 rocket
BY SPACEFLIGHT NOW
Posted: May 5, 2011


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We take a unique look around Cape Canaveral's Complex 41 launch pad with these panoramic images as the Atlas 5 rocket stands poised for blastoff carrying SBIRS GEO-1, the Space Based Infrared System Geosynchronous-1 missile warning satellite.

Photo credit: Justin Ray/Spaceflight Now






Photo credit: Justin Ray/Spaceflight Now
 

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