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Atlas V Vertical Integration Facility

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Atlas V Vertical Integration Facility United Launch Alliance's Vertical Integration Facility houses the Atlas V rocket carrying the Air Force's AFPSC-5 payload, as well as LightSail. The rocket will roll the launch pad, which is surrounded by four lightning masts, tomorrow morning.

Jason Davis / The Planetary Society

Original image data dated on or about May 19, 2015.

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