Ariel 2 - Space launch mission detailed information
Ariel 2 2
27 MAR 1964
Science and Engineering Research Council
Launch Area 3
Ariel is a series of British research satellites. Ariel 2 was designed to carry out radio astronomy experiments and was used to measure 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.