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Family: Redstone. Country: USA. Status: Hardware. Other Designations: Hermes A-1.

The Army Hermes A-1 test rocket was fired from WSPG and assisted American engineers to understand and improve on the technology of the V-2. Lessons learned on the Hermes were applied to the Navaho, Atlas, and Redstone missile projects.


Hermes Chronology

1944 Dec 1 -
1950 May 19 - Launch Site: White Sands .


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