May 22, 2019

Photos: Navy satellite readied for Atlas 5 launch


If you would like to see more articles like this please support our coverage of the space program by becoming a Spaceflight Now Member. If everyone who enjoys our website helps fund it, we can expand and improve our coverage further.

This photo gallery shows the U.S. Navy’s third Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite being encapsulated in the rocket’s nose cone and being lifted atop the Atlas-Centaur vehicle. Liftoff is planned for Jan. 20.

Photo credit: United Launch Alliance

av_muos3_e1116201561042PM63

av_muos3_e4116201561113PM63

av_muos3_e5116201561148PM63

av_muos3_e6116201561338PM63

av_muos3_e7116201561420PM63

 

av_muos3_m1116201564208PM63

av_muos3_m4116201564305PM63

av_muos3_m5116201564345PM63

av_muos3_m7116201564449PM63 av_muos3_m6116201564530PM63


If you would like to see more articles like this please support our coverage of the space program by becoming a Spaceflight Now Member. If everyone who enjoys our website helps fund it, we can expand and improve our coverage further.
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!