GCASO: General Catalog of Artificial Space Objects

Jonathan C. McDowell

Launch Sites

Rocket Launch Ships: US Navy Polaris Submarines

USS James Madison


USN


Rockets used: Polaris A3,Poseidon C3,Trident C-4



Updated: 2021 Sep 24 01:17:07

Launches: SSBN-627
DateRocketFlightMissionPlatCodePlatformSiteLPAscSiteAscLPPosApogee
1964 Sep 28 1630:03Polaris A3--SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 1000.0
1964 Oct 13 1650:04Polaris A3--SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 1000.0
1965 Nov 5Polaris A3OT-SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 1000.0
1965 Nov 5Polaris A3OT-SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 1000.0
1965 Nov 5Polaris A3OT-SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 1000.0
1965 Nov 5Polaris A3OT-SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 1000.0
1970 Aug 3 1500Poseidon C3PEM-1-SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 500.0
1970 Aug 17 1616Poseidon C3PEM-2-SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 500.0
1970 Oct 23 2200Poseidon C3USN Mk 3 RV x 10DASO-1SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 500.0
1975 Jun 23Poseidon C3FOT-11?-SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 500.0
1975 Jun 23Poseidon C3FOT-11?-SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 500.0
1982 Jun 5 2000Trident C-4DASO-13-SSBN-627USS James MadisonETRSLBM-- 79.0W 28.5N (+/- 2.0) 1000.0