This is documentation of the first Taurus Rocket launch. The Taurus Rocket stands 90 feet tall and weighs 75-tons. Stage Zero, a Peacekeeper missile's first stage, is being used as the first booster motor on the new Taurus rocket. The new system uses this stage and combines it with Pegasus booster to form the new low cost and rapid deployment booster. Here it is being loaded onto a low boy trailer for tranport to the launch site