Photos by Luke Quezada
and courtesy of Josh Desbrisay
South Pasadenans enjoyed an impressive display as one of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket soared along the skyline on the evening of Friday, December 22. The two-stage rocket was launched from Vandenberg Air Force base in Santa Barbara on Friday evening.
The booster held a payload of 10 satellites to be sent into orbit for Virginia based company Iridium. This rocket marks the fourth successful launch for the communications company.