Vega | KazEOSat 1

Arianespace launch of a Vega Rocket

Arianespace was scheduled to launch a Vega rocket as part of the DZZ-HR mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Tue, Apr 29th, 2014, 9:35 PM EDT from Ariane Launch Area 1, Kourou. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Vega and experience the excitement for yourself.



DZZ-HR will provide high-resolution images to Kazakh authorities for homeland surveillance, resource management and environmental monitoring.


Ariane Launch Area 1, Kourou

Kourou, French Guiana



Vega is the smallest lifter in the current Arianespace family.


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.