The Taurus XL rocket that blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base Friday carried a Glory satellite and KySat-1, a satellite designed by Kentucky students. The Taurus rocket was launched by Orbital Services Corp of Dulles, Va. NASA has twice attempted to launch a Glory satellite. The first rocket crashed near Antarctica and Friday's rocket landed somewhere in the Pacific Ocean.
The Taurus XL rocket that blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base Friday carried a Glory satellite and KySat-1, a satellite designed by Kentucky students. The Taurus rocket was launched by Orbital Services Corp of Dulles, Va. NASA has twice attempted to launch a Glory satellite. The first rocket crashed near Antarctica and Friday's rocket landed somewhere in the Pacific Ocean. AP
The Taurus XL rocket that blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base Friday carried a Glory satellite and KySat-1, a satellite designed by Kentucky students. The Taurus rocket was launched by Orbital Services Corp of Dulles, Va. NASA has twice attempted to launch a Glory satellite. The first rocket crashed near Antarctica and Friday's rocket landed somewhere in the Pacific Ocean. AP

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