Vega-C | Pléiades Neo 5 & 6

Vega-C | Pléiades Neo 5 & 6

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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Pléiades Neo 5 & 6

Pléiades Neo 5 and 6 are the last two in a constellation of four optical high-resolution Earth observation satellites built and operated by Airbus. It is a dual purpose constellation, serving both civilian and military purposes.

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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 1

Consecutive Success 1

Maiden Flight 2022-07-13

Launch Failures 1


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SwGustav

2022-12-21T02:02:05+0000

Launch vehicle has failed at some point during second stage's burn, waiting for more details

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SwGustav

2022-12-21T01:48:12+0000

Liftoff

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SwGustav

2022-12-21T01:33:40+0000

Coverage live

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Nosu

2022-11-30T21:29:12+0000

Updating date and setting GO

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Cosmic_Penguin

2022-11-30T08:01:24+0000

New launch time.

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Cosmic_Penguin

2022-11-25T11:09:44+0000

New launch date.

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Nosu

2022-11-24T16:02:43+0000

Launch postponed to NET December due to a defective equipment on the launcher.

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Nosu

2022-11-08T12:53:31+0000

Updating date, adding T-0 and setting GO

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Nosu

2022-10-14T10:19:00+0000

Targeting November 23

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