Blast-Off! US Spysat and Cubesats Launch Aboard Atlas V Rocket | Video
By Steve Spaleta |
The United Launch Alliance rocket launched the NROL-55 mission for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) on Oct. 8th, 2015 from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. 13 NRO's GRACE (Government Rideshare Advanced Concepts Experiment) cubesats also flew to orbit on the rocket.