Aerobee-Hi sounding rocket could deliver 100 kg to 200 km.
First launcing of USAF Aerobee-Hi sounding rocket. Rocket test, 98 kg payload. Launched at 0858 local time. Reached 198 km.
Rocket test, 90 kg payload. Burnt-out thrust chamber. Launched at 0540 local time. Reached 64 km.
Rocket performance, satellite instrumentation test. Launched at 0931 local time. Reached 204 km.
Rocket test, 86 kg payload. Insufficient fin-cuff protection caused aerodynamic instability. Launched at 0840 local time. Reached 169 km.
Ionosphere research. Also known as IGY NN3.09. Launched at 1332 local time. Reached 119 km.
Atmospheric structure research. Also known as IGY NN3.12. Launched at 1048 local time. Reached 195 km.
Air and ion composition research. Also known as IGY NN3.17. Launched at 2321 local time. Reached 255 km.
Aurora, magnetic field research. Also known as IGY NN3.02. Launched at 1301 local time. Altitude not reported; possible failure.
NASA fired first of five Aerobee-Hi sounding rockets from Wallops Station in program to measure ultraviolet radiation.