Payload hoisted atop Delta for NROL-15BY JUSTIN RAY
Posted: June 24, 2012
About a month before its scheduled launch, a classified satellite payload already encapsulated in the lengthy nose cone is hoisted into the mobile service gantry and placed atop the United Launch Alliance Delta 4-Heavy rocket at Cape Canaveral's Complex 37.
The payload is known only as NROL-15 for the National Reconnaissance Office.
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