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AEHF 4

NSSDCA ID: 2018-079A
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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.

Alternate Names

  • AEHF4
  • 43651

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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