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Kennedy Space Center launches Westar-1...

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April 18, 1974

SPACEPORT NEWS, April 18, 1974 

* Space - Nasa

This is the official newsletter of the "Kennedy Space Center" as noted in the masthead, which also includes the early "NASA" logo (see). Published bi-weekly, this newsletter is seldom found as it only circulated among NASA employees. Various news reports from the Kennedy Space Center including photos. The front page banner headline: "Westar Launch Marks First For United States" being a significant report of the launch of Westar-1, the very first United States domestic communications satellite (see hyperlink for more on Westar).
Eight pages, 9 1/2 by 12 1/4 inches, nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century

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