The Atlas V rocket carrying the TDRS-L spacecraft streaks across the night sky
TDRS-L Rockets into Orbit

Jan. 23, 2014 - The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket streaks across the sky as it carries NASA's TDRS-L satellite toward Earth orbit. The bright glow of liftoff from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Space Launch Complex 41 illuminates a beach restoration site at nearby Kennedy Space Center.

Image credit: NASA/Tony Gray

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