Vega
PerúSAT-1 / SkySat 4-7

Vega | PerúSAT-1 / SkySat 4-7

Arianespace launch of a Vega Rocket


Arianespace was scheduled to launch a Vega rocket as part of the PerúSAT-1 / SkySat x 4 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Thu Sep 15th 2016 9:43 PM 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.


Mission

PerúSAT-1 / SkySat x 4

Launch VV07 from Arianespace launched 5 earth imaging satellites into a sun-synchronous orbit. PerúSAT-1 weighs 450kg and is able to capture images with a resolution of 70cm. The smaller Skybox satellites, each weighing 120kg, is able to achieve a resolution of approximately 1 meter.

Location

Ariane Launch Area 1, Kourou

Kourou, French Guiana
Arianespace

Rocket

Vega

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