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Family: Sounding Rockets. Country: USA. Status: Hardware.

First Deacon rockets launched from Wallops Island achieved a velocity of 1,400 m per second.


Deacon Chronology

1947 Apr 1 - Launch Site: Wallops Island .
1953 May 8 - Launch Site: Wallops Island .
1954 Mar 18 - Launch Site: Wallops Island .


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