Delta IV M+(5,4)

In-active Delta

United Launch Alliance (ULA)

Dec. 6, 2009

Description

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Specifications
  • Stages
    2
  • Length
    70.7 m
  • Diameter
    5.0 m
  • Fairing Diameter
  • Launch Mass
    404 T
  • Thrust
    5860 kN
  • Apogee (Sub-Orbital)
    40000 km
Family
  • Name
    Delta IV M+(5,4)
  • Family
    Delta
  • Variant
    M+(5,4)
  • Alias
  • Full Name
    Delta IV M+(5,4)
Payload Capacity
  • Launch Cost
  • Low Earth Orbit
    13730 kg
  • Geostationary Transfer Orbit
    6890 kg
  • Direct Geostationary
    2710 kg
  • Sun-Synchronous Capacity

United Launch Alliance

Commercial
CEO: Tory Bruno
ULA 2006

United Launch Alliance (ULA) is a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Boeing Defense, Space & Security. ULA was formed in December 2006 by combining the teams at these companies which provide spacecraft launch services to the government of the United States. ULA launches from both coasts of the US. They launch their Atlas V vehicle from LC-41 in Cape Canaveral and LC-3E at Vandeberg. Their Delta IV launches from LC-37 at Cape Canaveral and LC-6 at Vandenberg.

Delta IV M+(5,4) | WGS-10

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
March 16, 2019, 12:26 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

WGS-10 is the tenth and final satellite in Wideband Global Satcom constellation. These are high-capacity military communications satellites providing vital service for tactical forces who rely on WGS for connectivity to the Defence Information Systems Network (DISN).

Geostationary Transfer Orbit #WGS10
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Delta IV M+(5,4) | WGS-9 (USA-275)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
March 19, 2017, 12:18 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

WGS-9 is the ninth of 10 high-capacity military communications satellites providing vital service for tactical forces who rely on WGS for connectivity to the Defence Information Systems Network (DISN).

Geostationary Transfer Orbit
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Delta IV M+(5,4) | WGS-8 (USA-272)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Dec. 7, 2016, 11:53 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

WGS-8 is the eighth of 10 high-capacity military communications satellites providing vital service for tactical forces who rely on WGS for connectivity to the Defence Information Systems Network (DISN).

Geostationary Transfer Orbit
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Delta IV M+(5,4) | WGS-7 (USA-263)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
July 24, 2015, 12:07 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

WGS-7 is the seventh of 10 high-capacity military communications satellites providing vital service for tactical forces who rely on WGS for connectivity to the Defence Information Systems Network (DISN).

Geostationary Transfer Orbit
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Delta IV M+(5,4) | WGS-6 (USA-244)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Aug. 8, 2013, 12:29 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

The United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket will launch the sixth Wideband Global SATCOM spacecraft, formerly known as the Wideband Gapfiller Satellite. Built by Boeing, this geostationary communications spacecraft will serve U.S. military forces.

Geostationary Transfer Orbit
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Delta IV M+(5,4) | WGS-5 (USA-243)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
May 25, 2013, 12:27 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

WGS-5 is the fifth of 10 high-capacity military communications satellites providing vital service for tactical forces who rely on WGS for connectivity to the Defence Information Systems Network (DISN).

Geostationary Transfer Orbit
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Delta IV M+(5,4) | WGS-4 (USA-233)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Jan. 20, 2012, 12:38 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

The United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket launched the fourth Wideband Global SATCOM spacecraft, formerly known as the Wideband Gapfiller Satellite. Built by Boeing, this geostationary communications spacecraft serves U.S. military forces.

Geostationary Transfer Orbit
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Delta IV M+(5,4) | WGS-3 (USA-211)

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Dec. 6, 2009, 1:47 a.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

The Wideband Global SATCOM system (WGS) is a high capacity satellite communications system for use by US DoD and Australian Department of Defence. Providing communications for warfighters.

Geostationary Transfer Orbit
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