Vandenberg launches Delta II ICESat-2
30th Space Wing Public Affairs
/ Published September 15, 2018
VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta II rocket carrying NASA’s Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2) spacecraft lifted off from Space Launch Complex-2 on Sept. 15 at 6:02 a.m. PDT. This marks the final mission of the Delta II rocket, which first launched on Feb. 14, 1989, and launched 155 times including ICESat-2.