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Surveyor Mass Model

Atlas Centaur

United States Air Force

Launch Status
Success

Mission

Surveyor Mass Model

Type: Test Flight

Surveyor-Model was a dummy mass onbaord of Centaur AC-4, launched on 11 December 1964, which was to test the closed loop Honeywell guidance system and perform the first restart of cryogenic RL10A-3 engines in space.

Location

Launch Complex 36A

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

847 rockets have launched from Cape Canaveral, FL, USA.

Launch Complex 36A, Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Rocket

Atlas LV-3C Centaur – Convair

Family: Atlas
Length: 33 m
Diameter: 3.05 m

The Atlas LV-3C Centaur was manufactured by Convair with the first launch on 1962-05-08. Atlas LV-3C Centaur has 2 successful launches and 2 failed launches with a total of 4 launches. The Atlas-Centaur was a US expendable launch vehicle derived from the SM-65 Atlas D missile. Launches were conducted from Launch Complex 36 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

Agency

United States Air Force

Type: Government
Abbreviation: USAF

Country: USA

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