Spaceflight Now: Delta launch report
Delta rocket stages separate

Posted: June 10, 2000

The spent first stage is jettisoned and the second stage engine ignites aboard the Delta 2 rocket launching NASA's Stardust comet probe. The payload fairing is also seen falling back to Earth. A video camera mounted to the Boeing-built rocket provides the view. Source video: NASA TV (518k, 57sec QuickTime file).

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