Atlas LV-3A | Samos 4

United States Air Force launch of a Atlas LV-3A Rocket

United States Air Force was scheduled to launch a Atlas LV-3A rocket as part of the unknown mission. The launch window for the unknown mission was on Wed, Nov 22nd, 1961, 3:45 PM EST from Space Launch Complex 3W, Vandenberg AFB, CA. The status of the launch was Failed with a 0% chance for favorable weather conditions. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Location

Space Launch Complex 3W, Vandenberg AFB, CA

Vandenberg AFB, CA, USA
United States Air Force

Rocket

Atlas LV-3A

The Atlas LV-3A was a largely unsuccessful configuration until it was given an Agena B upper stage. It was responsible for the launch of Mariner II to Venus and had one of the first engines that could be restarted in orbit.

United States Air Force
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