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Team V launches Atlas V rocket

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Yvonne Morales)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Yvonne Morales)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Yvonne Morales)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Yvonne Morales)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Levi Riendeau)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Levi Riendeau)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Levi Riendeau)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Levi Riendeau)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Joe Davila)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Joe Davila)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Joe Davila)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Joe Davila)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Joe Davila)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Team V launched a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a NASA payload at 10:02 a.m. here Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. The Atlas V was launched from Space Launch Complex-3 and was the sixth launch for Vandenberg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Joe Davila)