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1999
LM-006 - January 27 - Athena 1
Formosat (RoCSat 1) - NSPO (Taiwan)
 

1998
LM-004 - January 7 - Athena 2 - MAIDEN FLIGHT
Lunar Prospector - Lockheed Martin (U.S.), NASA (U.S.)
 
 

Athena 2 maiden flight from Spaceport Florida's LC-46 in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

Photo NASA.

 

1997
LM-001 - August 23 - Athena 1 - FIRST SUCCESSFUL FLIGHT
Lewis - TRW (U.S.), NASA (U.S.)
 

Athena 1 first successful flight from SLC-6 in Vandenberg AFB, California, carried NASA's Lewis spacecraft which failed in orbit three days later.

Photos Lockheed Martin.

 

1995
DLV - August 15 - Athena 1 - MAIDEN FLIGHT - FAILURE
GEMStar 1 - CTA (U.S.)
 

Then known as LLV-1, the Athena 1 DLV lifted off from SLC-6 in Vandenberg AFB, California. It experienced two major failures in its first stage and inertial unit before being destroyed by RSO.

Photo Lockheed Martin.

 


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