Atlas V LV successful launch

American launch vehicle Atlas V with satellite GEO-4 was launched on January 19 from the launch site at Cape Canaveral (Florida)

ULA Company, responsible for the launch, informed about successful separation of the first stage powered by RD-180 engine which is Russian LOX-kerosene liquid propulsion rocket engine, built and developed by NPO Energomash.

This is the 81st successful Atlas V LV launch in succession and the 75th launch of Atlas V LV.