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Juno-1 (5 stage)

Juno-1 (5 stage) (Beacon 1)

Version Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Stage 4 Stage 5
Juno-1 (5 Stage) Redstone / A-7 11 × Baby Sergeant 3 × Baby Sergeant Baby Sergeant JPL 2lb Motor

→ complete list of all Jupiter-C / Juno launches

No            Type                 Serial      Date             LS          Payload

 49     1     Juno-1 (5 St.)       RS-49 (HE)  23.10.1958    F  CC LC-5     Beacon 1 


Flight 1:   structural failure after 149 sec                        


Serial number encoding for early Redstones and related vehicles:    
                         1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8   9   0
                         H U N T S V I L L E   X

						 RS-49 was incorrectly labled "HE" instead of "TE"
						 

Launch sites:

CC  = Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Eastern Test Range, Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA USA


Abreviations:                   *       =       suborbital
                                F       =       Failure
                                P       =       partial failure
                                R&D     =       Research & Development flight