Atlas 5 launches at sunset with NRO L-24
12/10/07 ~ 5:05pm

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An Atlas 5 rocket deploys, near sunset, classified payload L-24 for the National Reconnaissance Office, on December
10 at 5:05pm EST.

Atlas 5 vehicle on pad

WGS-1 starry night                                    ICO G1 --->
From the press site, 3.9 miles west:
Oxygen vents from the rocket shortly before liftoff: