Aug 16, 2013 2:06 AM by Ed Zuchelli, KSBY News

Vandenberg prepares to launch rockets

Vandenberg Air Force Base is getting ready to launch a couple rockets in the next few weeks.

The first launch scheduled is a Delta IV heavy launching from SLC-6 on August 28th..

It will be sending a classified payload for the National Reconnaissance Office.

SpaceX will also be launching a rocket, from SLC-4E.

A Falcon 9 will take a satellite from the Canadian Space Agency into orbit.

It will be the first SpaceX launch at Vandenberg.



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