Re: Titans grounded

Ron Lee (
Tue, 03 Nov 1998 17:59:30 -0700

NO recent ones since the summer failure.  USAF comment was that
there was no need to ground them sooner since none were on the
launch pad.


At 02:03 PM 11/3/98 -0800, you wrote:
>I must have missed something at the end of last week while I
>was in Yosemite.  According to Aerospace Daily, page 176,
>Oct 30, 1998, the Air Force has officially grounded all Titan
>space launch vehicles, owing to a spectacular Titan IVA failure
>over Cape Canaveral Air Station.  Was this a *recent* failure?
>Seems I recall a failure a few months back... --Rob