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Atlas-5(541) (MSL) [NASA]

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Version Strap-On Stage 1 Stage 2
Atlas-5(541) 4 × AJ-60A CCB / RD-180 Centaur-5-SEC / RL10A-4-2 or RL10C-1
Performance (kg) LEO LPEO SSO GTO GEO MolO IP
Atlas-5(541) 17100 13480 12435 8240 3730
Nr:  TNr: Vehicle:        Serial:   Fair: LS:         Date:         Payload

28   1    Atlas-5(541)    AV-028    5S    CC SLC-41   26.11.2011    MSL (Curiosity)
45   2    Atlas-5(541)    AV-045    5S    CC SLC-41   10.04.2014    SHARP 1 ? (USA 250, NROL 67)
51   3    Atlas-5(541)    AV-051    5S    Va SLC-3E   13.12.2014    Trumpet-F/O-2 1 (USA 259, NROL 35)
67   4    Atlas-5(541)    AV-069    5S    CC SLC-41   19.11.2016    GOES 16 (R)


 x   x    Atlas-5(541)    x         5S    CC SLC-41   xx.xx.2018    GOES S
 x   x    Atlas-5(541)    x         5S    CC SLC-41   xx.xx.2020    Mars 2020 / (CubeSats)
 x   x    Atlas-5(541)    AV-072    5S    Va SLC-3E   xx.06.2017    Trumpet-F/O-2 2 (NROL 42)

Fairing types:

5S = 5 m diameter, 10.2 m inner height
5M = 5 m diameter, 12.9 m inner height
5L = 5 m diameter, 15.9 m inner height

Launch sites:

CC  = Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Eastern Test Range, Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA USA
Va  = Vandenberg AFB, California, USA USA