Liftoff! NRO Spy Satellite Launched Atop Atlas V Rocket | Video

The NROL-61 mission launched aboard the United Launch Alliance rocket on July 28, 2016 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. It is on a classified National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) mission.

Flashback: US Spy Satellite Launches Atop World's Most Powerful Rocket

credit : ULA