Delta DM-19 | Tiros-3

United States Air Force launch of a Delta DM-19 Rocket

Launch Status

United States Air Force was scheduled to launch a Delta DM-19 rocket as part of the unknown mission. The launch window for the unknown mission was on Wed, Jul 12th, 1961, 6:25 AM EDT from Space Launch Complex 17A Cape Canaveral, FL, USA. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!


Space Launch Complex 17A

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA


Delta DM-19

The Delta DM-19, or Thor-Delta was an early launch system used for 12 launches in the early '60s in the US. The first stage was a Thor missile with the second stage being the Delta, hence the name Thor-Delta. Of 12 flights, it failed only once and put 11 satellites into orbit between 1960 and 62.

United States Air Force