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Vega rocket deploys 53 satellites on successful return to flight mission

On Sep 3, 2020
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Delayed a year by a launch failure, the coronavirus pandemic & bad weather, a European Vega rocket vaulted into orbit from French Guiana Wednesday night and deployed 53 small satellites from 13 countries on a flawless return to flight mission. FULL STORY: https://t.co/3uXlAdSD7e https://t.co/dG57p9Ervp
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Delayed a year by a launch failure, the coronavirus pandemic and a stretch of stiff upper level winds this summer, an Italian-made Vega rocket vaulted into orbit from French Guiana on Wednesday night and deployed 53 small satellites from 13 countries to punctuate a flawless return to ...

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On Sep 3, 2020
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Delayed a year by a launch failure, the coronavirus pandemic & bad weather, a European Vega rocket vaulted into orbit from French Guiana Wednesday night and deployed 53 small satellites from 13 countries on a flawless return to flight mission. FULL STORY: https://t.co/3uXlAdSD7e https://t.co/dG57p9Ervp
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Vega rocket deploys 53 satellites on successful return to flight mission

Vega rocket deploys 53 satellites on successful return to flight mission

Delayed a year by a launch failure, the coronavirus pandemic and a stretch of stiff upper level winds this summer, an Italian-made Vega rocket vaulted into orbit from French Guiana on ...

Vega launch from French Guiana delayed by typhoon on other side of the world

Vega launch from French Guiana delayed by typhoon on other side of the world

Arianespace delayed the launch of a Vega rocket from French Guiana Tuesday night due to a typhoon threatening a ground station in South Korea needed to track the vehicle as it deploys a ...

Vega return to flight proves new rideshare service

Vega return to flight proves new rideshare service

The first flight of Vega’s rideshare service using the Small Spacecraft Mission Service (SSMS) dispenser for light satellites, launched from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana at ...

Arianespace Soyuz ST-A launches with CSO-1

Arianespace Soyuz ST-A launches with CSO-1

These spacecraft will serve the French military, replacing the earlier Helios reconnaissance satellites. A second generation of Helios spacecraft with higher-resolution imaging systems ...

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For its 11th and final launch of the year — and the third with the Soyuz medium launcher — Arianespace will send the CSO-1 Earth observation satellite, intended for defense and security ...

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Astrocast, D-Orbit Sign Deal to Launch 10 Satellites on Vega

Astrocast, D-Orbit Sign Deal to Launch 10 Satellites on Vega

LOGAN, Utah, Aug. 7, 2018 (Astrocast PR) — Astrocast and D-Orbit today announced an InOrbit NOW DPOD agreement for the launch and deployment of ten Astrocast nanosatellites. This 64-unit ...