ESSA 3 - Space launch mission detailed information
ESSA 3 3
2 OCT 1966
United States Air Force
Space Launch Complex 2E
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 E
American orbital launch vehicle family with Thor first stage and a delta second stage.