WATCH: ULA Delta IV Heavy rocket launches from Vandenberg AFB

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — United Launch Alliance’s Delta IV Heavy rocket took off from Vandenberg Air Force Base this afternoon.

The launch was set for 1:46 p.m. The rocket carried a classified payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office. The rocket was expected to be visible to up to 25 miles from Vandenberg AFB with its flight path taking it to the south-southwest.

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