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Deep Space 1

Delta 7326-9.5

United States Air Force

Launch Status
Success

Mission

Deep Space 1

Type: Robotic Exploration

DS1 (Deep Space 1) was a mission to test high risk technologies like an ion-engine and autonomous operation. It was the first mission funded by NASA under the ‘New Millennium’ program.

Location

Space Launch Complex 17A

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

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

Space Launch Complex 17A, Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Rocket

Delta 7326-9.5 – McDonnell Douglas

Family: Delta
Length: 38.4 m
Diameter: 2.44 m
Launch Mass: 155 T

The Delta 7326-9.5 was manufactured by McDonnell Douglas with the first launch on 1998-10-24. Delta 7326-9.5 has 3 successful launches and 0 failed launches with a total of 3 launches. Delta II was an expendable launch system, originally designed and built by McDonnell Douglas. Delta II was part of the Delta rocket family and entered service in 1989. Delta II vehicles included the Delta 6000, and the two later Delta 7000 variants (“Light” and “Heavy”). The rocket flew its final mission ICESat-2 on 15 September 2018, earning the launch vehicle a streak of 100 successful missions in a row, with the last failure being GPS IIR-1 in 1997.

Agency

United States Air Force

Type: Government
Abbreviation: USAF

Country: USA

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