August 17, 2018

Photos: Final batch of EchoStar 19 launch shots


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With a 2-to-1 thrust-to-weight ratio, the million-pound United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket unleashed two-million pounds of ground-shaking thrust to power away from its seaside launch complex at 2:13 p.m. EST (1913 GMT) Sunday with the EchoStar 19 satellite.

Credit: Pat Corkery/Lockheed Martin/United Launch Alliance

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