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The sign accompanying the Delta. It reads


Delta Launch Vehicle

The Delta placed its first successful payload, ECHO 1A, into orbit on August 12, 1960. Since then Deltas have lifted over 200 payloads into space, earning it the nickname of "workhorse."

 
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Time picture taken Wed Jun 27 12:14:02 2007
Location picture taken Rocket Garden
Visitor Center
Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD
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