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Rocket: Atlas 5
Payload: NROL-34
Date: April 14, 2011
Time: 9:24 p.m. local
Site: SLC-3E, Vandenberg Air Force Base, California
Feed: AMC 1, C-band, Transp. 15, 103° West

Photos: Pre-flight

Photos: L-1 day

Photos: Gantry roll

Photos: The launch

Photos: More launch

Photos: USAF shots

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By Justin Ray

Welcome to Spaceflight Now's live coverage of the Atlas 5 rocket launching a classified payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office. Text updates will appear automatically; there is no need to reload the page. Follow us on Twitter.