This image provided by Vandenberg Air Force Base shows the launch of the Global Strike Command Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile, Sunday,
This image provided by Vandenberg Air Force Base shows the launch of the Global Strike Command Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. (AP Photo/U.S. Air Force, Michael Peterson) ( Michael Peterson )