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Tiros 5

Thor Delta

United States Air Force

Launch Status
Success

Mission

Tiros 5

Type: Earth Science

NASA’s TIROS (Television & Infra-Red Observation Satellite) program was the first experimental weathersatellite program.

Location

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

Rocket

Thor Delta – McDonnell Douglas

Family: Thor
Length: 31 m
Diameter: 2.44 m
Launch Mass: 54 T
Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 226 kg

The Thor Delta was manufactured by McDonnell Douglas with the first launch on 1960-05-13. Thor Delta has 8 successful launches and 1 failed launches with a total of 9 launches. American orbital launch vehicle. Commercial name for the military’s Thor-Delta.

Agency

United States Air Force

Type: Government
Abbreviation: USAF

Country: USA

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