A prominent feature of the Launch Pad used to be a launch tower. But because it served no purpose except for posing a hazard to very wide launch vehicles it was removed. To support the stability prior the start the TT18-A Launch Stability Enhancers could be used.
View from within the Mk1-2 Command Pod to the old launch tower
- Launchpad was redesigned. The launch tower was removed.
- Initial Release