Atlas 5 launches SBIRS GEO-2
3/19/13 ~ 5:21pm

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An Atlas 5 rocket launches the second Space-Based Infrared System satellite, SBIRS GEO-2 right on time on March 19, at the opening of a 40 minute window which began at 5:21pm EDT. It was a beautiful late-afternoon launch!

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