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Red Lake MCM


Astrobee launch complex. McMarmac Site

Longitude: -93.4700 deg.
Latitude: 50.8800 deg.
First Launch: 1979.02.26.
Last Launch: 1979.02.27.
Number: 2 .

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Associated Launch Vehicles
Associated Launch Sites
  • Red Lake Sounding rocket range, known to have been used for 23 launches in 1979, reaching up to 215 kilometers altitude. More...

Red Lake MCM Chronology


1979 February 19 - . 20:38 GMT - . Launch Site: Red Lake. Launch Complex: Red Lake MCM. Launch Vehicle: Super Loki.
  • Eclipse pre Sonde - . Nation: Canada. Agency: NRCC. Apogee: 80 km (49 mi).

1979 February 23 - . 18:00 GMT - . Launch Site: Red Lake. Launch Complex: Red Lake MCM. Launch Vehicle: Super Loki.
  • Eclipse pre Sonde - . Nation: Canada. Agency: NRCC. Apogee: 80 km (49 mi).

1979 February 24 - . 15:51 GMT - . Launch Site: Red Lake. Launch Complex: Red Lake MCM. Launch Vehicle: Super Loki.
  • Eclipse pre Sonde - . Nation: Canada. Agency: NRCC. Apogee: 80 km (49 mi).

1979 February 25 - . 17:00 GMT - . Launch Site: Red Lake. Launch Complex: Red Lake MCM. Launch Vehicle: Super Arcas.
  • Eclipse Ne - . Nation: Canada. Agency: NRCC. Apogee: 80 km (49 mi).

1979 February 25 - . 18:30 GMT - . Launch Site: Red Lake. Launch Complex: Red Lake MCM. Launch Vehicle: Super Loki.
  • Eclipse Sonde - . Nation: Canada. Agency: NRCC. Apogee: 80 km (49 mi).

1979 February 26 - . 16:50 GMT - . Launch Site: Red Lake. Launch Complex: Red Lake MCM. LV Family: Astrobee. Launch Vehicle: Astrobee D. LV Configuration: Astrobee D NASA 23.09UE.
  • Plasma / eclipse mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: NASA. Apogee: 85 km (52 mi).

1979 February 26 - . 18:40 GMT - . Launch Site: Red Lake. Launch Complex: Red Lake MCM. Launch Vehicle: Super Arcas.
  • Eclipse Ne - . Nation: Canada. Agency: NRCC. Apogee: 80 km (49 mi).

1979 February 26 - . 19:15 GMT - . Launch Site: Red Lake. Launch Complex: Red Lake MCM. Launch Vehicle: Super Loki.
  • Eclipse Sonde - . Nation: Canada. Agency: NRCC. Apogee: 80 km (49 mi).

1979 February 27 - . 12:00 GMT - . Launch Site: Red Lake. Launch Complex: Red Lake MCM. LV Family: Astrobee. Launch Vehicle: Astrobee D. LV Configuration: Astrobee D NASA 23.10UE.
  • Plasma / eclipse mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: NASA. Apogee: 85 km (52 mi).

1979 February 27 - . 14:10 GMT - . Launch Site: Red Lake. Launch Complex: Red Lake MCM. Launch Vehicle: Super Arcas.
  • Eclipse Ne - . Nation: Canada. Agency: NRCC. Apogee: 80 km (49 mi).

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