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Successful Start
Date: 30 May 1966

In this image we see the Atlas-Centaur 10, carrying the Surveyor 1 spacecraft, lift off from Pad 36A at Kennedy Space Center. Surveyor missions scouted the lunar surface for future Apollo manned lunar landing sites.

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