Previous Titan 2 SLV flights
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Posted: October 10, 2003

No.
Date
Mission
Payload
1 Sept. 5, 1988
G-1
Classified
2 Sept. 5, 1989
G-2
Classified
3 April 25, 1992
G-3
Classified
4 Oct. 5, 1993
G-5
Landsat 6
5 Jan. 25, 1994
G-11
Clementine
6 April 7, 1997
G-6
DMSP F14
7 May 13, 1998
G-12
NOAA K
8 June 19, 1999
G-7
QuikSCAT
9 Dec. 12, 1999
G-8
DMSP F15
10 Sept. 21, 2000
G-13
NOAA L
11 June 24, 2002
G-14
NOAA M
12 Jan. 6, 2003
G-4
Coriolis
All launches performed from Space Launch Complex 4-West at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California

Flight data file
Vehicle: Titan 2 (G-9)
Payload: DMSP 5D-3-F16
Launch date: Oct. 18, 2003
Launch window: 1617-1627 GMT (12:17-12:27 p.m. EDT)
Launch site: SLC-4W, Vandenberg AFB, California
Satellite broadcast: none

Pre-launch briefing
Mission preview - Our story recapping the saga of the DMSP F16 satellite and the series of problems that have kept it grounded.

Titan 2 finale - Our story looking at the last Titan 2 rocket launch.

Launch timeline - Chart with times and descriptions of events to occur during the launch.

DMSP - General overview of the U.S. military weather satellite program.

Titan 2 - Description of the former ICBM missile converted to a space launch vehicle.

Titan 2 history - Chart with listing of previous Titan 2 SLV flights.

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