The United States Space Force's 5th Space Launch Squadron is a space launch unit located at Patrick Space Force Base, Florida. The 5th SLS is tasked with launch and support of the Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicles.
|5th Space Launch Squadron|
|Branch||United States Space Force|
|Part of||Space Operations Command|
|Garrison/HQ||Patrick Space Force Base|
|Decorations||Air Force Outstanding Unit Award|
The 5th Space Launch Squadron was activated on 14 April 1994 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida as part of the 45th Space Wing. The squadron conducted Titan IV booster launch operations, launching classified military payloads into orbit until it was inactivated in June 1998.