Delta 2 launches MITEX spacecraft for DARPA
6/21/06 ~ 6:15pm

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A Boeing Delta 2 rocket launched the Microsatellite Technology Experiments (MiTEx) into orbit for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Navy June 21. The mission deployed two spacecraft and a new Navy-developed upper stage for testing.

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The follow series was taken from the press site, exactly 1.5 miles away:
The six ground-lit SRBs separate:
More remote shots:
A fireball erupts when the liquid main-engine ignites at T-1 second: