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Title: Air Force launches WGS-5 communications satellite
Post by: CVA_Posting on July 18, 2013, 09:00:46 AM
Air Force launches WGS-5 communications satellite

The U.S. Air Force?s fifth Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS-5) satellite headed into space late May 24 aboard a rocket launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla.The satellite lifted off at 8:27 p.m. Eastern Time aboard a Delta IV launch vehicle made by United Launch Alliance. Less than an hour later, controllers in Australia confirmed [...]
Source: Air Force launches WGS-5 communications satellite (http://www.military-technologies.net/2013/06/14/air-force-launches-wgs-5-communications-satellite/)