NASA S-56 - Space launch mission detailed information
NASA S-56 56
4 DEC 1960
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Launch Area 3
An American satellite launched by NASA as part of the Explorers program. It failed to reach orbit when the second stage didn't ignite.
Scout X-1 was an American expendable launch system and sounding rocket which was flown seven times between August 1960 and October 1961.