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45th SW Supports Successful SpaceX AMOS-17 Launch

SpaceX's Falcon 9 AMOS-17 rocket launched on August 6, 2019, from Space Launch Complex-40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. The AMOS-17 mission will be the most advanced satellite to provide satellite communication services to Africa. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe Thacker)

SpaceX's Falcon 9 AMOS-17 rocket launched on August 6, 2019, from Space Launch Complex-40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. The AMOS-17 mission will be the most advanced satellite to provide satellite communication services to Africa. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe Thacker)

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla. --