Vega-C | LARES-2 (Maiden flight)

Vega-C | LARES-2 (Maiden flight)

Ariane Launch Area 1
Kourou, French Guiana

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Arianespace

Arianespace SA is a multinational company founded in 1980 as the world's first commercial launch service provider. It undertakes the production, operation, and marketing of the Ariane programme. Their vehicles launch exclusively from French Guiana in South America.

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LARES-2 (Maiden flight)

Maiden flight of the Vega-C launch vehicle, carrying the LARES-2 passive satellite. It is a 40 cm diameter sphere with laser mirrors to study the Earth gravitational field and relativistic effects.

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Vega-C


Height 30.10 Meters

Max Stages 4

Mass To GTO 0 kg

Liftoff Thrust 2974 kN

Diameter 3.00 Meters

Mass To LEO 1500 kg

Liftoff Mass 136 Tonnes


Launch Success 0

Consecutive Success 0

Maiden Flight Unknown

Launch Failures 0


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SwGustav

2022-06-21T16:55:28+0000

Setting GO

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Nosu

2022-06-07T16:09:58+0000

Targeting July 7 at 11:13 UTC

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Cosmic_Penguin

2022-06-07T14:30:24+0000

NET July 7

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Nosu

2022-06-01T15:35:00+0000

Targeting the first week of July

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Cosmic_Penguin

2022-05-19T17:03:39+0000

NET July 2022

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Nosu

2022-01-28T20:06:18+0000

NET May

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Nosu

2021-11-17T17:03:07+0000

NET April 2022

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