Explorer 19 - Space launch mission detailed information
Explorer 19 19
19 DEC 1963
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Space Launch Complex 5
Explorer 19 was the second in a series of 3.66-m inflatable spheres placed into orbit to determine atmospheric densities.
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.