Ariel 3 - Space launch mission detailed information
Ariel 3 3
5 MAY 1967
Science and Engineering Research Council
Space Launch Complex 5
Ariel is a series of British research satellites. Ariel 3 was used to study atmospheric phenomena, and it also continued the previous satellite's experiments in gathering data on galactic radio noise.
The Scout family of rockets were were American launch vehicles designed to place small satellites into orbit around the Earth. The Scout multistage rocket was the first orbital launch vehicle to be entirely composed of solid fuel stages.