Amid Pandemic, ULA Delivers Final AEHF Satellite Into Orbit

Atlas V
A United Launch Alliance Atlas V lifted off with the AEHF-6 satellite from Cape Canaveral on March 26.
Credit: ULA
While thousands of U.S. companies and agencies shut down to help stem the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, the 45th Space Wing at Cape Canaveral AFS, Florida, and United Launch Alliance launched the sixth and final member of a satellite constellation that is designed to provide secure, jam-proof...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

Amid Pandemic, ULA Delivers Final AEHF Satellite Into Orbit is available to both Aviation Week & Space Technology and AWIN subscribers.

Subscribe now to read this content, plus receive critical analysis into emerging trends, technological advancements, operational best practices and continuous updates to policy, requirements and budgets.

Already a subscriber to AW&ST or AWIN? Log in with your existing email and password.