Ariel 6 - Space launch mission detailed information
Ariel 6 6
2 JUN 1979
Science and Engineering Research Council
Launch Area 3A
Ariel is a series of British research satellites. Ariel 6 primary experiment was a cosmic ray detector. Satellite also carried X-ray telescopes.
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.