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A-001

A-001 was the second abort test of the Apollo spacecraft. [1]

10 relations: A-002, Apollo (spacecraft), Apollo program, Boilerplate (spaceflight), Launch escape system, Little Joe II, NASA, Pad Abort Test 1, White Sands Launch Complex 36, White Sands Missile Range.

A-002

A-002 was the third abort test of the Apollo spacecraft.

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Apollo (spacecraft)

The Apollo spacecraft was composed of three parts designed to accomplish the American Apollo program's goal of landing astronauts on the Moon by the end of the 1960s and returning them safely to Earth.

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Apollo program

The Apollo program, also known as Project Apollo, was the third United States human spaceflight program carried out by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), which accomplished landing the first humans on the Moon from 1969 to 1972.

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Boilerplate (spaceflight)

A boilerplate spacecraft, also known as a mass simulator, is a nonfunctional craft or payload which is used to test various configurations and basic size, load, and handling characteristics of rocket launch vehicles.

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Launch escape system

A launch escape system is a crew safety system connected to a space capsule, used to quickly separate the capsule from its launch vehicle rocket in case of a launch abort emergency, such as an impending explosion.

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Little Joe II

Little Joe II was an American rocket used from 1963–66 for five unmanned tests of the Apollo spacecraft Launch Escape System (LES), and to verify the performance of the Command Module parachute recovery system in abort mode.

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NASA

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is the United States government agency responsible for the civilian space program as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.

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Pad Abort Test 1

Pad Abort Test 1 was the first abort test of the Apollo spacecraft on November 7, 1963.

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White Sands Launch Complex 36

White Sands Launch Complex 36 (LC-36) is a site at White Sands Missile Range used for launches of the Black Brant IX and Black Brant 9CM1.

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White Sands Missile Range

White Sands Missile Range (WSMR) is a United States Army rocket range of almost in parts of five counties in southern New Mexico.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A-001

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