The Air Force and its
industry partners launched a NRO classified payload, along with 12 experimental
nanosatellites, into orbit aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Vandenberg
AFB, Calif., Dec. 5, 2013. Here, the Atlas V lifts off from Vandy's Space
Air Force photo by Michael Peterson
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