Rocket Science 101
Interactive NASA feature lets you "assemble" a Delta II or an Atlas V rocket. Learn about the basic parts of these launch vehicles, how they are configured, and how they work together with NASA spacecraft.
U.S. Space & Rocket Center
Features displays of artifacts from America's space and missile programs among a collection of hands-on exhibits and space travel simulators.
Expendable Launch Vehicles
Provides an overview of the world's fleet of expendable launch vehicles (ELV), vehicles designed to launch a payload into space.
Satellite Encyclopedia: Launch Vehicles
Directory of space rockets that offers a brief description of the launch vehicles with links to their official sites.
NASA Glenn Launch Vehicle History (1963-1998)
Glenn Research Center, responsible for the management of design, building, and launch of the Atlas/Centaur and Titan/Centaur booster vehicles for 30 years.
History of the Delta Launch Vehicle
Tracks the history of these expendable launch vehicles, from the Thor-Delta (1960) to the present day Delta II and III rockets.
Find out about the European Space Agencies' launch vehicles: Ariane 5, Vega, and Soyuz.