The events on this day in history for our heritage companies are noted below.
The earliest event was in 1950, the latest event was in 2010
Military and Classified Programs:
1979 – LAUNCH: DSCS II-13, 14, MM Titan IIIC, LC40, CCAFS
2010 – LAUNCH: USA-223, ULA Delta 4H, LC36B, CCAFS
Exploration and Interplanetary Programs:
Earth-Monitoring and Civil Weather Satellite programs:
1974 – LAUNCH: Intelsat 4 F-8, GD Atlas SLV-3D/Centaur, LC36B, CCAFS
1996 – LAUNCH: Hotbird 2, LM Atlas IIA, LC36A, CCAFS
Test, ICBM, FBM programs:
1950 – LAUNCH: Martin Viking 5 Ionosphere-Solar mission, LC33, White Sands, New Mexico
1957- USAF announced that the first operational Atlas ICBM base would be at Warren AFB, Wyoming
1982 – LAUNCH: Lockheed Trident C-4, SSBN737, ETR
The photo today is the classified launch USA-223 (NROL-32) on Delta 4H in 2010.