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Trailblazer


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American test vehicle. The Trailblazer rockets were designed to conduct experiments in re-entry physics.

Success Rate: 100.00%. Launch data is: complete.

Status: Retired 1973.
First Launch: 1959.03.03.
Last Launch: 1973.12.06.
Number: 27 .

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Associated Countries
See also
  • Trailblazer The Trailblazer rockets were designed to conduct experiments in re-entry physics. More...

Associated Manufacturers and Agencies
  • NASA Langley American agency overseeing development of rockets and spacecraft. Langley, USA. More...

Bibliography
  • McDowell, Jonathan, Jonathan's Space Home Page (launch records), Harvard University, 1997-present. Web Address when accessed: here.
  • Emme, Eugene M, Aeronautics and Astronautics: An American Chronology of Science and Technology in the Exploration of Space 1915-1960, NASA, 1961. Web Address when accessed: here.
  • Alway, Peter, Rockets of the World, Saturn Press, Ann Arbor, 1995.

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