Delta 2 launches GPS 2R-15M
9/25/06 ~ 2:50pm

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A Boeing Delta 2 rocket launches the second modernized, and 15th replacement overall, Global Positioning System satellite.

<--- MiTEx                                    STEREO --->
From the press site:
A condensation ring as the vehicle nears the soundbarrier:
The six ground-lit SRBs burn out, and the three air-lit ones ignite:
The six ground-lits are jettisoned, three at a time in quick succession...
... and then fall towards the Atlantic:
Heading downrange:
The launch started small fires at the pad, which smoldered for about a half hour after launch: