Launch control


Launch control

The term launch control can refer to:

*Launch control (automotive), an automotive control option
*A launch control facility in aerospace and rocketry
*A launch control center (ICBM), used to launch US ICBMs

There are also specific facilities that use the name Launch Control:
*Launch Control Center at Kennedy Space Center


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