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AEHF 4

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2018-079A

Description

AEHF is a joint service satellite communications system which will provide survivable, global, secure, protected, and jam-resistant communications for high-priority military ground, sea, and air assets. The AEHF system is the follow-on to the Milstar system, augmenting, improving and expanding the Department of Defense's Military Satellite Communications (MILSATCOM) architecture.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2018-10-17
    Launch Vehicle: Atlas V
    Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
    Mass: 6168 kg

    Funding Agency

    • United States Air Force Academy (United States)

    Discipline

    • Communications

    Additional Information

    Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

     
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