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Vandenberg successfully launches Delta II
VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.-- Team Vandenberg successfully launches a Delta II rocket from Space Launch Complex-2 at 12:46 a.m. Friday. The rocket carried the OSTM/Jason-2 Satellite into an 830-mile near-circular orbit. The primary role of the spacecraft will be to measure and gather information about ocean topography. (U.S. Air Force/Staff Sgt Luke P. Thelen)

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