United Launch Alliance Recognizes Centaur – Pioneering Space Launch for 50 years

Atlas LV-3C Centaur-A (Credit NASA)

Centennial, Colo., (May 9, 2012) – United Launch Alliance (ULA) recognizes the 50th anniversary of the Centaur upper stage, which flew its first test flight on May 8, 1962.

Although this video is of the Atlas, the Centaur is part of the Atlas Rocket System.

The Centaur rocket […]