|FHP escorts rocket through Wakulla County|
Florida Highway Patrol Troopers escorted part of a rocket through Wakulla County Tuesday, May 21 on their way to Port Canaveral on the east coast of Florida. The rocket began the journey Saturday, May 18 after a one day delay due to weather.
The journey began in Harlingen, Texas and was picked up by the FHP crew in Bristol, Florida. The move across Wakulla County included a fuel stop in Wakulla Station before a night of sleep in Perry. The crew will reach the destination on Thursday, May 23.
This particular rocket is used to launch satellites from the Space Coast of Florida.