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

Loki solid-propellant antiaircraft missiles were used as sounding rockets. JPL fired first of a series of 3,544 Loki solid-propellant antiaircraft missiles at WSPG, the Army program ending after September 1955. Loki rocket was later used in ONR Rockoon upper atmosphere balloon-launched rocket research soundings.


Specifications


Loki Chronology


1951 Jun 22 -

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