Scout X-1
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Scout X-1 | Explorer 9

National Aeronautics and Space Administration launch of a Scout X-1 Rocket

National Aeronautics and Space Administration was scheduled to launch a Scout X-1 rocket as part of the unknown mission. The launch window for the unknown mission was on Thu, Feb 16th, 1961, 8:05 AM EST from Launch Area 3, Wallops Island, Virginia. The status of the launch was Success with a 0% chance for favorable weather conditions. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Launch Area 3, Wallops Island, Virginia

Wallops Island, Virginia, USA
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Rocket

Scout X-1

Scout X-1 was an American expendable launch system and sounding rocket which was flown seven times between August 1960 and October 1961.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research. NASA have many launch facilities but most are inactive. The most commonly used pad will be LC-39B at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

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