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Massive Delta IV rocket launches classified satellite

The satellite is likely the latest member of America's spy satellite system

  • A Delta IV Heavy rocket just after lift off from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 11:03am PDT on August 28, 2013, carrying a classified payload believed to be a U.S. spy satellite. Screengrab from feed supplied by United Launch Alliance.

  • A Delta IV Heavy rocket lifts off from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 11:03am PDT on August 28, 2013, carrying a classified payload believed to be a U.S. spy satellite. Screengrab from feed supplied by United Launch Alliance.

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