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Atlas V Launch June 24, 2016

Witness the sights and sounds of a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket launch as it lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station carrying U.S. Navy Satellite MUOS-5. MUOS (Mobile User Objective System) is a next-generation narrowband tactical satellite communications system designed by Lockheed Martin to significantly improve ground communications for U.S. military forces on the move. The launch of MUOS-5 fulfills the contract to deliver five MUOS satellites and the associated ground system to the U.S. Navy by Lockheed Martin. The launch viewing window occurs from 10:30-11:14 am.

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