Thursday, October 4, 2012

Delta IV rocket lifts off with GPS satellite

Delta IV rocket lifts off with GPS satellite | FLORIDA TODAY | floridatoday.com: " A powerful Delta IV rocket and its payload – a Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite – blasted off from Launch Complex 37 at 8:10 a.m. today.

The 206-foot-tall United Launch Alliance rocket was fueled at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station this morning as the Air Force aimed to launch a new navigation satellite into orbit."