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astronautix.com Chronology - 1962 - Quarter 3
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- 1962 July - Nation: USA.
- 1962 July - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: UR-200.
- 1962 July - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Redstone. LV Configuration: Redstone s/n CC-1017.
- 1962 Jul 3 -
- 1962 Jul 8 - Nation: Russia. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78L.
- 1962 Jul 8 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Jul 9 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Johnson Island . Launch Vehicle: Thor.
- 1962 July 10-11 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Jul 10 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Jul 10 - - 08:35 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17B. Launch Vehicle: Delta. LV Configuration: Thor Delta s/n 316 / Delta s/n 11.
- 1962 Jul 11 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Jul 11 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn IB, Saturn V, Nova 8L.
- 1962 Jul 12 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 141D.
- 1962 Jul 13 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas E. LV Configuration: Atlas 67E. FAILURE: Failure.
- 1962 Jul 15 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: UR-200.
- 1962 Jul 16 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 1 Flight 31.
- 1962 Jul 17 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Jul 17 - - 00:00 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 3 Flight 7.
- 1962 Jul 18 - - 20:51 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC1-1. Launch Vehicle: Atlas LV-3A / Agena B. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 120D / Agena B.
- 1962 Jul 18 - - 20:51 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC1-1. Launch Vehicle: Atlas LV-3A / Agena B. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 120D / Agena B SPS s/n 2403.
- 1962 Jul 19 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 13D.
- 1962 Jul 19 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 2 Flight 25.
- 1962 Jul 20 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Jul 21 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
- 1962 Jul 21 - - 00:56 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-5. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 342 / Agena B s/n 1130.
- 1962 Jul 22 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC12. Launch Vehicle: Atlas LV-3A / Agena B. LV Configuration: Atlas LV-3 s/n 145D / Agena B s/n 6901. FAILURE: Destroyed by range safety.
- 1962 Jul 24 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Blue Scout Junior. LV Configuration: Blue Scout Junior SLV-1C.
- 1962 Jul 25 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Johnson Island . Launch Vehicle: Thor. FAILURE: Thor exploded on liftoff.
- 1962 Jul 25 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Jul 26 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Jul 26 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Inyokern . Launch Vehicle: Caleb. LV Configuration: uprated Caleb.
- 1962 Jul 26 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 1 Flight 32.
- 1962 Jul 28 - - 09:19 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8A92.
- 1962 Jul 28 - - 00:30 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-4. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 347 / Agena B s/n 1131.
- 1962 Jul 30 - Nation: Russia.
- 1962 July - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 1 -
- 1962 Aug 1 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas F. LV Configuration: Atlas 15F.
- 1962 Aug 1 - Nation: USSR.
- 1962 Aug 2 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn IB, Saturn V.
- 1962 Aug 2 - - 00:17 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-1-1. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 344 / Agena D s/n 1152.
- 1962 Aug 2 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 3 Flight 8.
- 1962 Aug 5 - - 17:58 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC1-1. Launch Vehicle: Atlas LV-3A / Agena B. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 124D / Agena B SPS s/n 2404.
- 1962 Aug 6 - Nation: Canada.
- 1962 Aug 7 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 8 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn IB, Saturn V.
- 1962 Aug 8 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 2 Flight 26.
- 1962 Aug 9 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 8D.
- 1962 Aug 10 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas F. LV Configuration: Atlas 57F. FAILURE: Failure.
- 1962 Aug 11 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 11 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 11 - - 08:30 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8K72K.
- 1962 Aug 12 - - 08:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8K72K.
- 1962 Aug 13 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC11. Launch Vehicle: Atlas F. LV Configuration: Atlas 7F.
- 1962 Aug 13 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 14 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 14 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 14 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 3 Flight 9.
- 1962 August 15-16 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 16 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn I.
- 1962 Aug 17 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 18 - - 15:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: Mayak-2. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 63S1.
- 1962 Aug 19 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 20 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3C.
- 1962 Aug 20 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 2 Flight 27.
- 1962 Aug 22 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 22 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 23 - - 11:44 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC-D. Launch Vehicle: Scout X-2. LV Configuration: Scout X-2M s/n S117.
- 1962 Aug 24 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 25 - - 02:18 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78 s/n T103-12. FAILURE: At T+60 min 50 sec one of the four solid motors of the escape stage's BOZ unit did not fire. The resulting asymmetric torque caused the stage to lose correct attitude and three seconds after ignition of the main engine S1.5400A1 it began to tumble.
- 1962 Aug 27 - - 06:53 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC12. Launch Vehicle: Atlas LV-3A / Agena B. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 179D / Agena B s/n 6902.
- 1962 Aug 29 - - 01:00 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-1-2. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 349 / Agena D s/n 1153.
- 1962 Aug 29 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 2 Flight 28.
- 1962 August - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Aug 31 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Vehicle: Scout X-3. LV Configuration: Scout X-3A. FAILURE: Failure.
- 1962 Sep 1 - - 20:39 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-5. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 348 / Agena B s/n 1132.
- 1962 September - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 1 - - 02:12 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78 s/n T103-13. FAILURE: At T+ 61 min 30 sec the fuel valve did not open.; the ignition command was blocked from going to the main engine of Stage 4.
- 1962 Sep 1 - - 20:39 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-5. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 348 / Agena B s/n 1132.
- 1962 Sep 4 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 5 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 6 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 7 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 10 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 10 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 10 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 10 - - 00:59 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78 s/n T103-14. FAILURE: At T+531 sec, the fourth vernier chamber of Stage 3's 8D715K engine exploded because the LOX cut-off valve had not closed as scheduled and LOX flowed into the hot chamber.
- 1962 Sep 12 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 12 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 12 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 12 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Titan 2. LV Configuration: Titan 2.
- 1962 Sep 17 - - 23:46 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-4. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 350 / Agena B s/n 1133.
- 1962 Sep 18 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 18 - - 08:53 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17A. Launch Vehicle: Delta. LV Configuration: Thor Delta s/n 318 / Delta s/n 12.
- 1962 Sep 19 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC11. Launch Vehicle: Atlas F. LV Configuration: Atlas 8F.
- 1962 Sep 19 - Nation: USA.
- 1962 Sep 21 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Vehicle: RAM-B. FAILURE: Failure.
- 1962 Sep 24 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: N1, GR-1.
- 1962 Sep 25 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: N1.
- 1962 Sep 26 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
- 1962 Sep 27 - - 09:40 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8A92.
- 1962 Sep 28 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg .
- 1962 Sep 28 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Minuteman 1A.
- 1962 Sep 28 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 2 Flight 29.
- 1962 Sep 29 - - 06:05 GMT. Nation: Canada. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-1-1. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 341 / Agena B s/n 6101 (TA1).
- 1962 Sep 29 - - 23:34 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-1-2. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 351 / Agena D s/n 1154.
- 1962 Sep 29 - - 06:05 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-1-1. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 341 / Agena B(TA1).
- 1962 September - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
- 1962 September - Nation: USA.
- 1962 September - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn I, Saturn IB, Saturn V.
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