U.S. Air Force Missile Warning Satellite Lifts Off

Credit: U.S. Air Force

WASHINGTON - The third of six U.S. Air Force missile warning satellites intended for geosynchronous Earth orbit (GEO) has successfully lifted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, aboard United Launch Alliance’s (ULA) RD-180-powered Atlas V rocket. The Space Based Infrared System (Sbirs) satellite...

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