ESSA 1 - Space launch mission detailed information
ESSA 1 1
3 FEB 1966
United States Air Force
Space Launch Complex 17A
The ESSA series was the second generation of US meterological satellites after the TIROS (Television & Infra-Red Observation Satellite) series. They were also called OT (Operational TIROS), TOS (TIROS Operational Satellite).
Thor Delta C
American orbital launch vehicle family with Thor first stage and a delta second stage.