Mission Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) System
Provide secure, survivable communications to U.S. warfighting forces during all levels of conflict.
The Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) communications system provides secure, survivable, anti-jam and anti-scintillation communications for strategic and tactical users with interoperability across services and agencies. It offers assured mission critical strategic networks and low probability of detection and interception.
Program Status :
Critical Design Review - 3QFY04; Follow-on buy approval for AEHF 3 - 3QFY04; AEHF 3 contract award - 2QFY06; Planned first launch - 3QFY08.
AEHF 1 completes the Milstar satellite constellation