History of the Delta Launch Vehicle
Frequently Asked Questions
Programs and Links
To Reach the High Frontier: A History of U.S. Launch Vehicles
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The "magnificent little workhorse" Delta rocket is one of the world's most reliable expendable launch vehicles. Delta has been a mainstay of the U.S. rocket stable since its introduction in 1960. This site looks at Delta's development and evolution, contains the most complete and up-to-date flight log available, and gives the latest news and a schedule of upcoming launches.
This site was created by Kevin S. Forsyth, who welcomes all comments, questions, and corrections. The author is not affiliated in any way with NASA, USAF, or United Launch Alliance. This information is provided without warranty or guarantee. USE AT YOUR OWN RISK.
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