An Atlas V rocket was successfully launched on Sunday Dec 18, 2016 at 14:13 EST from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
It launched the EchoStar 19 satellite for HughesNet customers across the U.S, deploying new technology for faster speeds, higher data rates and better features to browse the Internet from rural America.
Atlas V paper model
The Atlas V model is in 1:96 scale in 431 configuration. For this mission, it uses the 4 mt diameter XEPF (Extra Extended Payload Fairing) and 3 side-mounted Solid Rocket boosters.
This is the most powerful configuration in the 400 Series of the Atlas V and the third time in Atlas V history that a 431 configuration has flown.
Enjoy the model.
axmatlasvechostar19 Atlas V 41 EchoStar 19 in 1:96 scale