This image was taken on December 4, 2014 with the Orion spacecraft and Delta IV Heavy rocket, awaiting for launch as the sun rises.

December 04, 2014

A spectacular sunrise at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida heralds the arrival of a new era in exploration a as the countdown continues for the launch of a United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy topped by the agency's Orion spacecraft for its first flight test.

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