USSF-62 Mission Launches from VSFB

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Honorary commanders, local town mayors, and their guests watch as a U.S. Space Force mission, carrying the first Weather System Follow-on – Microwave (WSF-M) satellite aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, launches from Space Launch Complex 4-East at Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif., April 11, 2024, at 7:24 a.m. PDT. The WSF-M satellite will provide increased ability to measure microwave frequencies to determine sea surface winds, tropical cyclone intensity and additional environmental data that will further augment joint warfighter capabilities. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Kadielle Shaw)