Digest  Thor

Launcher Mission Date Intern. Design Spacecraft Mass (t)
 

Thor-Able ( I)

(127)   17.08.1958 failed

Pioneer 0

(incl. extra motor)  
(130) IPT 11.10.1958  

Pioneer 1

0.038
(129)   09.11.1958 failed

Pioneer 2

 
Thor-Able (II)

(134)

HEEO 07.08.1959  

Explorer 6

0.064
(136)   17.09.1959 failed

Transit 1A

0.120
(219) IPT 11.03.1960  

Pioneer P-2

0.043
(148) MEO 01.04.1960  

Tiros 1

0.121
 

Thor-Delta
(DM-19)

(144)   13.05.1960 failed

Echo 1

0.109
(270) MEO 12.08.1960  

Echo 1A

0.109
(245) MEO 23.11.1960  

Tiros 2

0.127
(295) VHEEO 25.03.1961  

Explorer 10

(incl. extra motor)

0.036
(286) MEO 12.07.1961  

Tiros 3

0.129
(312) VHEEO 16.08.1961  

Explorer 12

(incl. extra motor)

0.038
(317) MEO 08.02.1962  

Tiros 4

0.132
(301) MEO 07.03.1962  

OSO 1

0.208
(320) EEO 26.04.1962  

Ariel 1

0.060
(321) MEO 19.06.1962  

Tiros 5

0.130
(316) HEO 10.07.1962  

Telstar 1

0.077
(318)

MEO

18.09.1962  

Tiros 6

0.128
 

Thor AbleStar
(DM-21)

(257) MEO 13.04.1960  

Transit 1B

 
(281) MEO 22.06.1960  

Transit 2A, Solrad 1

0.120
(262)   18.08.1960 failed

Courier 1A

0.225
(293) MEO 04.10.1960  

Courier 1B

0.230
(283)   30.11.1960 failed

Transit 3A, Solrad 2

 
(313) MEO 22.02.1961  

Transit 3B, Lofti 1

 
(315) MEO 29.06.1961  

Transit 4A, Solrad 3, Injun 1

0.122
(305) MEO 15.11.1961  

Transit 4B, TRAAC 1

 
(311)   24.01.1962 failed

Solrad, Injun, Lofti, Secor, Surcal

 
(314)   10.05.1962 failed

ANNA 1A

0.160
(319) MEO 31.10.1962  

ANNA 1B

0.161
(DSV-2A) (375) MEO 28.09.1963 1963-38

Transit 5B-N1, SN-39

0.131
(385) MEO 05.12.1963 1963-49

Transit 5B-N2, DOD

0.128
(379)   21.04.1964 failed

Transit 5B-N3

 
(423) MEO 06.10.1964 1964-63

NNS O-1, Dragsphere 1 & 2

 
(427) MEO 13.12.1964 1964-83

NNS O-2, SN-43

0.138
(440) EEO 11.03.1965 1965-17

NNS O-3, EGRS (Secor) 2

 
(447) MEO 24.06.1965 1965-48

NNS O-4

 
(455) MEO 13.08.1965 1965-65

NNS O-5, Surcal, Dodecapole, Tempsat

 
 
Thor-MG-18

LPEO

19.01.1965 1965-03

DMSP-4 (1)

0.130
18.03.1965 1965-21

DMSP-4 (2)

0.130
Thor-Burner I
(DM-18)
20.05.1965 1965-38

DMSP-4 (3)

0.130
10.09.1965 1965-72

DMSP-4 (4)

0.130
08.01.1965 failed

DMSP-4 (5)

0.130
31.03.1966 1966-26

DMSP-4 (6)

0.130
 

Thor-Burner II
(DM-18)

SSO

16.09.1966 1966-82

DMSP-4A (1)

0.130
08.02.1967 1967-10

DMSP-4A (2)

0.130
29.06.1967 1967-65

SESP P-67-1 (Aurora), EGRS 9

 + Star-13A 0.260
23.08.1967 1967-80

DMSP-4A (3)

0.130
11.10.1967 1967-96

DMSP-4A (4)

0.130
23.05.1968 1968-42

DMSP-4B (1)

0.130
23.10.1968 1968-92

DMSP-4B (2)

0.130
23.07.1969 1969-62

DMSP-4B (3)

0.130
11.02.1970 1970-12

DMSP-5A (1)

0.195
03.09.1970 1970-70

DMSP-5A (2)

0.195
17.02.1971 1971-12

DMSP-5A (3), Dragsphere 3,4,5

0.198
08.06.1971 1971-54

SESP P-70-1

0.260
 

Thor-Burner IIA
(DM-18)

SSO 14.10.1971 1971-87

DMSP-5B (1)

0.195
24.03.1972 1972-18

DMSP-5B (2)

0.195
09.11.1972 1972-89

DMSP-5B (3)

0.195
17.08.1973 1973-54

DMSP-5B (4)

0.195
16.03.1974 1974-15

DMSP-5B (5)

0.195
09.08.1974 1974-63

DMSP-5C (1)

0.195
24.05.1975 1975-43

DMSP-5C (2)

0.195
19.02.1976 1976-16

DMSP-5C (3)

0.195
 

Thor-ISS
(DM-18)

SSO 11.09.1976 1976-91

DMSP-5D-1 (1)   =AMS

0.450
05.06.1977 1977-44

DMSP-5D-1 (2)

0.450
01.05.1978 1978-42

DMSP-5D-1 (3)

0.513
06.06.1979 1979-50

DMSP-5D-1 (4)

0.513
14.07.1980 failed

DMSP-5D-1 (5)