It looks like a space shuttle, but is one-fourth the size of 29 feet.
Officials say this latest mission has successfully met its objectives.
This is the fifth space flight of a vehicle of its kind. No. 6 is planned next year with another launch from Cape Canaveral. According to Secretary of the Air Force Barbara Barrett, "Each subsequent mission improves the space capabilities of our country."
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