SMC and mission partners celebrate successful launch of Delta IV with NROL-45 spacecraft
A fisheye lens captures a dramatic view of the United Launch Alliance's Delta IV Medium+ (5,2) rocket after rollback of the Mobile Service Tower at Space Launch Complex-6, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., on Feb. 10, 2016. The Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle successfully delivered a satellite, designated NROL-45, to orbit for the National Reconnaissance Office after lifting off at 3:40 a.m. PST from SLC-6 at Vandenberg AFB, located in northern Santa Barbara County on California's Central Coast. (Courtesy photo: ULA)

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