The United States launched a rocket with the satellite for military and space exploration
The United States launched into space a heavy carrier rocket Atlas V with the satellite for US intelligence. Start was made by the American company United Launch Alliance (ULA) at 09:51 at the time of the West Coast of the United States from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Task Atlas V - to launch the National NROL-79 military satellites and space exploration (NUVKR). A special capsule with a companion in the upper part of the rocket has to be separated from her after leaving the carrier at a predetermined height. NUVKR whose activities are secret, did not disclose the details of the appointment system.