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Biosat 3

Thor Delta N

United States Air Force

Launch Status


Biosat 3

Type: Biology

The objectives of the Biosatellite, a.k.a. Biosat, Bios (Biological Satellite), were to determine the biological effects of the space environment upon daily rhythms of living organisms and to obtain and analyze available data on the performance in orbit of life support, altitude control, and other spacecraft systems, including instrumentation for recording biological data.


Space Launch Complex 17A

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

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

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


Thor Delta N – McDonnell Douglas

Family: Thor
Length: 33 m
Diameter: 2.44 m
Launch Mass: 90 T

The Thor Delta N was manufactured by McDonnell Douglas with the first launch on 1968-08-16. Thor Delta N has 5 successful launches and 1 failed launches with a total of 6 launches. American orbital launch vehicle family with Thor first stage and a delta second stage.


United States Air Force

Type: Government
Abbreviation: USAF

Country: USA

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