Atlas 5 launches ASTRA 1KR television satellite
4/20/06 ~ 4:27pm

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A Lockheed-Martin Atlas 5 rocket launches the ASTRA 1KR television broadcasting satellite for SES ASTRA of Luxembourg. Launch of the Atlas 5 occurred on time and for the first time, the rocket carried just one solid rocket booster, giving the vehicle a unique profile.

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