Thursday, April 26, 1962 – Agena Launch Vehicle, Paraglider Plans

Lockheed today presents its proposed propulsion development plans for the Gemini-Agena target vehicle. The description includes studies on propulsion system optimization, a program to develop multiple-restart capabilities for the primary propulsion system, and the development program for the secondary propulsion system.

Representatives from North American, NASA Headquarters, Langley Research Center, the Flight Research Center, the Ames Research Center, and the Manned Spacecraft Center are meeting to review elements of the Paraglider Development Program.