GCASO: General Catalog of Artificial Space Objects

Jonathan C. McDowell

Launch Sites

Rocket Launch Ships: US Rocket Launching Aircraft: Military Transports

C-5A Galaxy S/N 69-0014



For the Minuteman Air Mobile Feasibility Test, the C-5A took off from Edwards and made the drop 15 mi (24 km ) W of VAFB.


Rockets used: Minuteman 1



Launches: C-5A-014
DateRocketFlightMissionPlatCodePlatformSiteLPAscSiteAscLPPosApogee
1974 Oct 24Minuteman 1Mk 5 RV?-C-5A-014C-5A Galaxy S/N 69-0014EAFBRW04/22WTRLP12 119.0W 33.0N (+/- 3.0) 6.0