ULA Delta IV rocket launches from Cape Canaveral

A rocket that's the last of its kind has delivered the newest, most powerful GPS satellite to orbit for the Air Force. United Launch Alliance's Delta IV medium-class rocket lifted off Thursday morning from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. It was a fitting swan song for the rocket. Company President Tory Bruno tweeted that the liftoff was "hot, straight and normal."
Published: 12:10 PM EDT August 22, 2019
Updated: 12:10 PM EDT August 22, 2019