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Aerobee XASR-SC-1
Part of Aerobee Family
American sounding rocket. Two stage vehicle consisting of 1 x Aerobee Booster + 1 x Aerobee XASR-1

Status: Retired 1956. First Launch: 1948-12-09. Last Launch: 1956-08-10. Number: 21 . Gross mass: 700 kg (1,540 lb). Height: 7.90 m (25.90 ft). Diameter: 0.38 m (1.24 ft). Apogee: 130 km (80 mi).



Country: USA. Launch Sites: White Sands, White Sands LC35. Stages: Aerobee XASR-SC-2-2, 2.5KS18000. Agency: Aerojet.

1948 December 9 - . 22:38 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Air sampling Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 91 km (56 mi). Composition research. Launched at 1538 local time. Reached 91.6 km..

1949 June 2 - . 13:10 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Air Sampling Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 78 km (48 mi). Composition research. Launched at 0610 local time. Reached 78.4 km..

1949 July 21 - . 16:01 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Air Sampling Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 76 km (47 mi). Composition research. Launched at 0901 local time. Reached 76.1 km..

1949 September 20 - . 17:03 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Air Sampling Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 58 km (36 mi). Composition research. Launched at 1003 local time. Reached 58.6 km..

1949 December 6 - . 18:32 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Air Sampling Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 65 km (40 mi). Composition research. Launched at 1132 local time. Reached 64.9 km..

1949 December 7 - . 00:16 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Air Sampling Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 60 km (37 mi).

1950 February 22 - . 00:54 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Air Sampling Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 49 km (30 mi). Composition research. Launched at 1754 local time. Reached 49.1 km..

1950 March 4 - . 00:36 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Grenades Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 72 km (44 mi). Temperature research. Launched at 1736 local time. Reached 72.4 km..

1950 July 14 - . 08:39 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Grenades Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 69 km (42 mi). Temperature, winds research. Launched at 0139 local time. Reached 69.2 km..

1951 June 8 - . 01:18 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1. FAILURE: Failure.
  • Probe Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 6.00 km (3.70 mi). Temperature, winds research. Launched at 1818 local time. Reached 6.4 km..

1951 June 9 - . 06:11 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Grenades Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 67 km (41 mi).

1951 September 27 - . 00:06 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Sampling Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 69 km (42 mi). Composition research. Launched at 1706 local time. Reached 68.9 km..

1951 November 1 - . 09:45 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Grenades Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 66 km (41 mi). Temperature, winds research. Launched at 0245 local time. Reached 66 km..

1951 November 3 - . 00:35 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Grenades Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 82 km (50 mi). Temperature, winds research. Launched at 1735 local time. Reached 82.4 km..

1952 May 15 - . 01:15 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Sphere Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 76 km (47 mi). Density research. Launched at 1815 local time. Reached 76.1 km..

1952 May 20 - . 02:07 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Grenades Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 90 km (55 mi). Temperature, winds research. Launched at 1907 local time. Reached 90.1 km..

1952 September 25 - . 03:50 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Grenades Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 117 km (72 mi). Temperature, winds research. Launched at 2050 local time. Reached 117.5 km..

1952 December 11 - . 23:47 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Sphere Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 105 km (65 mi). Temperature, winds research. Launched at 1647 local time. Reached 104.6 km..

1953 September 5 - . 05:36 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Grenades Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 114 km (70 mi). Density research. Launched at 2236 local time. Reached 105.5 km..

1956 August 9 - . 15:53 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Sampling Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 85 km (52 mi). Composition research. Launched at 0853 local time. Reached 85.5 km..

1956 August 10 - . 15:22 GMT - . Launch Site: White Sands. Launch Complex: White Sands LC35. LV Family: Aerobee. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee XASR-SC-1.
  • Sampling Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: US Army. Apogee: 85 km (52 mi). Composition research. Launched at 0822 local time. Reached 85.9 km..


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