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Talos Castor-1

Talos Castor-1 [Kratos]

Version Stage 1 Stage 2
Talos Castor-1 Talos Castor-1
Nr TypeNr  Vehicle                      Date          LS        Suc  Payload

(possibly incomplete)
xx    1    Talos Castor-1               19.11.1976    PF       *     DNA EX651.92-1 (EXCEDE)
xx    2    Talos Castor-1               28.09.1977    PF       *     DNA IC733.03-1 (SPIRE 1)
xx    3    Talos Castor-1               29.10.1978    PF       *     DNA EX851.44-1 (EXCEDE 1)
xx    4    Talos Castor-1               19.10.1979    PF       *     GL A51.970 (EXCEDE 2)
xx    5    Talos Castor-1               19.03.1983    PF       *     GL A51.971 (ELIAS)
xx    6    Talos Castor-1               08.04.1986    PF       *     GL A51.378 (SPIRIT 1)
xx    7    Talos Castor-1               04.09.1991    Kau LP-1 *     ZEST 1
xx    8    Talos Castor-1               12.09.1991    Kau LP-1 *     ZEST 2
xx    9    Talos Castor-1               17.04.1999    Kau      *     Red Crow
xx   10    Talos Castor-1               15.06.2007    Wo       *     HYCAUSE
xx   11    Talos Castor-1               05.11.2009    Kau      *     Aegis FTX-06E4 Target (ARAV-C)
xx   12    Talos Castor-1               09.03.2011    Kau      *     Aegis FTM-16/SSTS Target (ARAV-C++)
xx   13    Talos Castor-1               16.05.2013    Kau      *     Aegis FTM-19 Target (ARAV-C)
xx   14    Talos Castor-1               19.09.2013    Kau      *     Aegis FTM-21 Target (ARAV-C++)


Launch sites:

Kau = Kauai Test Facility (KTF) (Pacific Missile Range Facility), Barking Sands, Kauai, USA USA
PF  = Poker Flat Research Range, Ft Wainwright, Alaska, USA USA
Wo  = Woomera Instrumented Range, Woomera, South Australia, Australia Australia