Wednesday Dec 4
Aerotech News And Review
NASA photograph by Paul De Leon
Members of the UP Aerospace ground grew roll back the moveable garage and payload integration facility to expose the launcher with the SL-8 sounding rocket mounted underneath.
UP Aerospace' SL-8 Flies NASA Technology Experiments
An enthusiastic group of suborbital space researchers arrived at Spaceport America in New Mexico in early November to prepare and load their experiments on an UP Aerospace rocket that would place their technologies in a space-like environment where they will eventually operate.
Space History Photo: Shuttle Enterprise Free Flight
The tests were conducted to verify orbiter aerodynamics and handling characteristics in preparation for orbital flights with the Space Shuttle Columbia beginning in April 1981.