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Delta L





Written and Edited by Cliff Lethbridge




Classification: Space Launch Vehicle


Length: 106 feet, 4 inches


Diameter: 8 feet


Date of First Cape Canaveral Launch: August 27, 1969


Date of Final Cape Canaveral Launch: August 27, 1969


Number Launched from Cape Canaveral: 1


Alternately referred to as a Long Tank Delta (LTD) or Long Tank Thrust Augmented Delta (LTTAD), The Delta L was essentially a Delta E with an elongated first stage fuel tank and improved Castor solid rocket boosters.


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