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Army Ballistic Missile Agency


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(ABMA)

A US Army missile and space facility at Huntsville, Alabama. In the 1950s, German rocket engineer Wernher von Braun led a team of more than 2 000 at his Guided Missile Development Division, to develop large launching vehicles. Most of the ABMA staff were transferred to create NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in 1960.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.


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