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Atlas V- EchoStar 19- Rocket Launch

  • Dates December 8, 2016
  • Time TBD
  • Admission Free viewing from designated Public Viewing Areas
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  • Location Cape Canaveral Air Force Station- Launch site SLC-41
  • Address Cape Canaveral Cape Canaveral, FL 32920

A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket will launch the EchoStar 19 communications satellite to provide high-speed Internet services for HughesNet in North America. The satellite is also known as Jupiter 2. The rocket will fly in the 431 vehicle configuration with a four-meter fairing, three solid rocket boosters and a single-engine Centaur upper stage. 

**Delayed from Nov. 10**