Reentry-2 - Space launch mission detailed information
31 AUG 1962
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Launch Area 3
Test of experimental heatshield material performance under heating loads near those of a lunar reentry.
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.