A rocket in the sky.
240606-X-VJ291-1007.JPG Photo By: Senior Airman Joshua LeRoi

VANDENBERG SPACE FORCE BASE, Calif. - An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile launches through the fog during an operational test at 1:46 a.m. Pacific Time at Vandenberg Space Force base, Calif, 6 June 2024. ICBM test launches demonstrate that the U.S. ICBM fleet is ready, reliable, and effective in leveraging dominance in an area of strategic competition. (U.S. Space Force photo by Senior Airman Ryan Quijas)


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