U.S. Navy Launches Last MUOS Satellite

Credit: Lockheed Martin
The U.S. Navy’s fifth and final Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite is being raised to its final orbit after its June 24 launch from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral, Florida, aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket. After its deployment, the satellite responded to commands...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.