Launch pad (disambiguation)

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A launch pad is an above-ground platform from which rocket- missiles or space launch vehicles take off vertically.

Launch pad may also refer to:


  • Launchpad (macOS), an application launcher introduced in Mac OS X Lion
  • Launch Pad (software), an alternative to the Macintosh desktop developed by Berkeley Systems
  • Launchpad (website), used for bug tracking and software development mainly used as part of the Ubuntu operating system
  • LaunchPad, Clearspring tool that enables web content to be turned into distributable widgets
  • Launchpad, U3 software application for USB flash drives
  • Launchpad, a hardware controller for the Ableton Live music sequencer software
  • Launchpad, a family of hardware development kits for embedded development from Texas Instruments


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