Beacon 1

USA


Spacecraft n: 27

USA satellite n: 21


Launch data:

Designation F00047 / 58F18
Launch date 23 Oct 1958 - 3:21:04 UT
Launch site CC, LC-5
Launch vehicle  Jupiter C (Juno-1)
Mission Technology: Atmosphere density
Decay 23 Oct 1958

Launch Failure.

Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  NASA Langley Research Center
Operator US Army
Mass at launch  4,2 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape   ballon
Dimension  dia 12ft
Solar array  
Stabilization  
Propulsion none


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