Athena II
Thundering Aloft  
40" x 30" oil (2014)  
Northrop Grumman  

A Delta IV M+(5,4) flies from Launch Complex 37 at CCAFS.
The vehicle utilizes four Northrop Grumman manufactured Graphite Epoxy Motors (GEMs) and a number of Northrop Grumman composite structures including the thermal shield, interstage, payload integration hardware and payload fairing.

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