Barreira do Inferno Launch Center, Natal

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The Barreira do Inferno Launch Center is a rocket launch base of the Brazilian Space Agency. It was created in 1965, and is located in the city of Parnamirim, near Natal, the capital of the state of Rio Grande do Norte. It has been used for 233 launches from 1965 to 2007, reaching up to 1100 kilometers altitude.It provides tracking support for launches from the Alcântara Launch Center and Guiana Space Centre.LaunchesSeveral rockets where launched from CLBI: Loki-DartNike-Cajun Orion-OLV Nike-ApacheAerobee 150Javelin Nike-Tomahawk Black Brant 4A Nike-Iroquois Boosted Dart Super Arcas Rocketsonde Black Brant 5C Black Brant 4B Paiute Tomahawk Castor Lance Black Brant 8B Sonda 3Skylark 12 Cuckoo 4Nike OrionSonda 4 VLS-R1 VS-30
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  • You can learn a bit of history, I was allowed to enter, so it was great, if you are passing it is worth to stop and take some pictures
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  • We passed by accident we addire we spend every year or go to Piranghi or go to Cagiuero we spend is a beautiful place where there's a bit of history you can get some pictures all in all is cute
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  • If you are going somewhere where the Centre releases gets in the way, it's worth stopping to visit him. Half an hour at the most is the time spend.
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  • Nice place to visit and learn about the recent Brazilian space artifacts and missions. It's worth to visit.
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