Pegasus XL
Minisat & Celestis Space Burial #1

Pegasus XL | Minisat & Celestis Space Burial #1

Orbital Sciences Corporation launch of a Pegasus XL Rocket

Orbital Sciences Corporation was scheduled to launch a Pegasus XL rocket as part of the unknown mission. The launch window for the unknown mission was on Mon, Apr 21st, 1997, 7:59 AM EDT from Gran Canaria, Spain. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Gran Canaria, Spain

Air launch to orbit
Orbital Sciences Corporation

Rocket

Pegasus XL

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems

Northrup Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defence and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. They aquired Orbital ATK in 2018 along with its launchers and ongoing missions. Antares launches from Wallops in Virginia. Minotaur has many launch sites, with the most active now being Cape Canaveral and Vandenberg. Pegasus is an air launched vehicle from an aircraft and so has many launch locations.

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