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Atlas-LV3 Agena-A

Atlas-LV3 Agena-A (MIDAS 2) [USAF]

Atlas-LV3 Agena-A (Samos 1) [USAF]

 

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Version Stage 1 Stage 2
Atlas-LV3 Agena-A Atlas-LV3 / MA-5 Agena-A / 8048
Performance (kg) LEO LPEO SSO GTO GEO MolO IP
Atlas-LV3 Agena-A 1250 - - - -
Nr  TNr    Vehicle                           Serial         Date          LS             Payload

 45   1    Atlas-LV3 Agena-A                 29D            26.02.1960 F  CC LC-14       MIDAS 1
 52   2    Atlas-LV3 Agena-A                 45D            24.05.1960    CC LC-14       MIDAS 2
 67   3    Atlas-LV3 Agena-A                 57D            11.10.1960 F  Va LC-1-1      Samos-E1 1 (Samos 1) / Samos-F1 1
 77   4    Atlas-LV3 Agena-A                 70D            31.01.1961    Va LC-1-1      Samos-E1 2 (Samos 2) / Samos-F1 2


Launch sites:

CC  = Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Eastern Test Range, Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA USA
Va  = Vandenberg AFB, California, USA USA

F       Failure
P       Partial Failure