Pegasus XL
Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON)

Pegasus XL | Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON)

Orbital ATK launch of a Pegasus XL Rocket

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Orbital ATK is scheduled to launch a Pegasus XL rocket as part of the Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission is on Fri Aug 31st 2018 8:00 PM from Cape Canaveral. The status of the launch is Red. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Pegasus XL and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON)

Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) is a NASA mission to study Earth's thermosphere and ionosphere and the connection between space weather and weather on our planet. Mission is planned to last for two years.

Location

Cape Canaveral

Air launch to orbit
Orbital ATK
Orbital Sciences Corporation

Rocket

Pegasus XL

Orbital ATK
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