Background

Project Horizon was a study to determine the feasibility of constructing a Military base on the Moon. On 8 June, 1959, a group at the Army Ballistic Missile Agency (ABMA) produced for the U.S. Department of the Army a report entitled Project Horizon, A U.S. Army Study for the Establishment of a Lunar Military Outpost. Some reasons cited were military and scientific advantages over other nations. The program would also assure demand for the rockets ABMA was designing.

Document Archive

blank Project Horizon – Volume 1 Summary and Supporting Considerations [57 Pages]

blank Project Horizon – Volume 2 Technical Considerations and plans [323 Pages]

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