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V-2 #

Date

Time
(Local)

Altitude
(Miles)

Agency

Experiments

1

15 Mar 46

Static firing-no UAR experiments

2

16 Apr 46

1447

3.4

GE

Cosmic radiation (APL)

3

10 May 46

1415

70

GE

Cosmic radiation (APL)

4

29 May 46

1410

69.7

GE

Cosmic radiation (APL)

5

13 Jun 46

1640

73

GE

Solar radiation, ionosphere (NRL)

6

28 Jun 46

1203

67

NRL

Cosmic radiation, solar radiation, pressure, temp

7

9 Jul 46

1230

83.5

GE

Cosmic radiation, ionosphere (NRL)

8

19 Jul 46

1211

3

GE

Ionosphere (NRL)

9

30 Jul 46

1240

100.4

APL

Cosmic radiation, ionosphere (NRL); bio (Harvard)

10

15 Aug 46

1100

4

PU

Cosmic radiation

21

7 Mar 47

1123

101

NRL

Cosmic radiation, pressure, temp, photo, bio

22

1 Apr 47

1310

80.3

APL

Cosmic & solar radiation, photo

23

8 Apr 47

1713

63.5

APL

Cosmic & solar radiation, photo

24

17 Apr 47

1422

88.5

GE

Pressure, temp (SCEL)

25

2 Apr 48

0640

89.5

SCEL

Density, pressure, temp, composition, cosmic & solar radiation (NRL)

26

15 May 47

1604

84

NRL

Cosmic & solar radiation, temp, ionosphere, photo

27

9 Oct 47

1215

97

GE

Solar radiation (NRL); pressure, composition (SCEL)

28

8 Dec 47

1442

65

ARDC

Pressure, temp, solar radiation, sky brightness, ionosphere, photo

29

10 Jul 47

1218

10

NRL

Cosmic radiation, pressure, temp, ionosphere, biological (Harvard)

30

29 Jul 47

0555

99.9

APL

Cosmic & solar radiation, photo

31

8 Dec 49

1214

81

ARDC

Composition, ionosphere, meteorites, solar radiation, sky brightness

32

16 Sep 49

1619

2.6

ARDC

Composition, ionosphere, meteorites, solar & cosmic radiation, sky brightness, biological

33

2 Sep 48

1800

93.6

SCEL

Density, pressure, temp, composition

21

7 Mar 47

1123

101

NRL

Cosmic radiation, pressure, temp, photo, bio

22

1 Apr 47

1310

80.3

APL

Cosmic & solar radiation, photo

23

8 Apr 47

1713

63.5

APL

Cosmic & solar radiation, photo

24

17 Apr 47

1422

88.5

GE

Pressure, temp (SCEL)

25

2 Apr 48

0640

89.5

SCEL

Density, pressure, temp, composition, cosmic & solar radiation (NRL)

26

15 May 47

1604

84

NRL

Cosmic & solar radiation, temp, ionosphere, photo

27

9 Oct 47

1215

97

GE

Solar radiation (NRL); pressure, composition (SCEL)

28

8 Dec 47

1442

65

ARDC

Pressure, temp, solar radiation, sky brightness, ionosphere, photo

29

10 Jul 47

1218

10

NRL

Cosmic radiation, pressure, temp, ionosphere, biological (Harvard)

30

29 Jul 47

0555

99.9

APL

Cosmic & solar radiation, photo

31

8 Dec 49

1214

81

ARDC

Composition, ionosphere, meteorites, solar radiation, sky brightness

32

16 Sep 49

1619

2.6

ARDC

Composition, ionosphere, meteorites, solar & cosmic radiation, sky brightness, biological

33

2 Sep 48

1800

93.6

SCEL

Density, pressure, temp, composition

34

22 Jan 48

1312

99

NRL

Cosmic radiation, pressure, temp, ionosphere

35

27 May 48

0716

86.8

APL

Cosmic & solar radiation, photo, composition (SCEL)

36

6 Feb 48

1015

69

GE

No UAR experiments

37

11 Jun 48

0322

38.7

ARDC

Pressure, temp, composition, ionosphere, sky brightness, solar radiation

38

19 Apr 48

1254

34.8

NRL

Cosmic & solar radiation, pressure, temp

39

19 Mar 48

1610

3.4

GE

Magnetic field, composition, winds, temp (SCEL)

40

26 Jul 48

1103

54

APL

Cosmic radiation, photo, pressure, temp

41

21 Mar 49

2343

83

ARDC

Ionosphere, sky brightness, solar radiation, composition, photo

42

9 Dec 48

0908

67.4

SCEL

Winds, pressure, temp; solar radiation (NRL)

43

5 Aug 48

0507

103

NRL

Cosmic & solar radiation, temp, pressure, ionosphere, photo

44

18 Nov 48

1534

90.3

GE

Bio (Harvard), solar radiation (NRL), composition (SCEL)

45

28 Jan 49

1020

37.2

NRL

Cosmic & solar radiation, pressure, temp, photo

46

5 May 49

0815

5.5

GE

Solar radiation (NRL)

47

14 Jun 49

1535

83

ARDC

Cosmic & solar radiation, temp, pressure, ionosphere, photo

48

17 Feb 49

1000

62.5

APL

Cosmic & solar radiation, photo (NRL); composition (SCEL); bio

49

29 Sep 49

0958

93.7

NRL

Cosmic & solar radiation, meteorites, pressure

50

11 Apr 49

1505

54.2

SCEL

Temp, composition, solar radiation (NRL); bio

51

31 Aug 50

1009

84.8

ARDC

Ionosphere, meteorites, sky brightness, density, bio

52

28 Jun 51

1443

3.6

ARDC

Solar radiation, air glow, sky brightness

53

17 Feb 50

1101

92.4

NRL

Cosmic & solar radiation, pressure, temp

54

18 Jan 51

1314

1.0

NRL

Cosmic & solar radiation

55

14 Jun 51

- - - - -

0

NRL

Solar & cosmic radiation

56

18 Nov 49

0803

77

SCEL

Winds, composition, temp; cosmic radiation (APL); solar radiation (NRL)

57

8 Mar 51

2016

1.9

ARDC

Composition, air glow, sky brightness, ionosphere

58

- - - - -

- - - - -

- - - - -

- - - - -

This rocket never fired

59

20 May 52

0906

64.3

SCEL

Composition, photography

60

29 Oct 51

1404

87.6

SCEL

Pressure, temp

61

26 Oct 50

1602

5

NRL

No UAR experiments

TF-1

22 Aug 51

1200

132.6

No UAR experiments

TF-2

- - - - -

- - - - -

- - - - -

- - - - -

See V-2 Rocket No. 59

TF-3

22 Aug 52

0033

48.5

NRL

Composition, pressure, magnetic field, solar radiation; cosmic radiation (NIH); sky brightness (ARDC)

TF-4

- - - - -

- - - - -

- - - - -

- - - - -

Never fired

TF-5

19 Sep 52

0849

16.8

SCEL

Temp, composition; cosmic radiation (NIH)

GE Spec.

20 Nov 47

1647

16.6

GE

No UAR experiments

 
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