OrbView-4/QuikTOMS Tarus Launch from Vandenberg AFB
TARUS/QuikTOMS/OrbView-4 Launch replay (RealMedia Format)
Tarus with OrbView-4/QuikTOMS launched 9/21/2001 from VAFB at 11:49 a.m. PDT (6:56 GMT)
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On Friday, September 21, 2001, NASA's QuikTOMS ozone monitoring satellite, Orbital Imaging Corporation's OrbView-4 Imaging satellite and a Celesis Corp's capsule was launched via an Orbital Sciences corporation's Tarus Rocket. The Tarus rocket failed to achieve orbit.
Quiktoms Home Page (GSFC)
Orbital Image Corporation Homepage)
NASA TV Coverage (G2 320x240 20/34/45Kb) (5.0 20Kb) (Schedule)
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Cape Canaveral Air Station Launch Information
Integrated Launch Forecast
Shuttle Countdown Home Page
Kennedy Space Center Home page
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Last Revised: September 22, 2001 11:11 am EDT (J. Dumoulin)
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