Rocket successfully boosts secret payload into space from Vandenberg Space Force Base
SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from Central Coast Sunday morning.
A rocket launched from the Central Coast successfully put a secret U.S. government payload into orbit.
SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket into space from Vandenberg Space Force Base at 6:13 a.m. Sunday. Minutes later, the reusable SpaceX booster landed back at the base.
The launch had been originally planned for Friday morning, but was pushed back after some undisclosed technical delays.