9th-generation GPS satellite blasts off from 'The Cape'

March 25, 2015 7:14 PM

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3/25/2015 - CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla. -- The Air Force and the 45th Space Wing supported the successful launch of a United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket that roared to life from Launch Complex 37, March 25, 2015, carrying the Air Force's ninth Block IIF-09 navigation satellite for the Global Positioning System at 2:36 p.m. EDT.

This launch is the fourth ULA launch this year and the 95th launch since the company was formed in December 2006.

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