Pegasus Hybrid
High Energy Transient Explorer 2 (HETE-2)

Pegasus Hybrid | High Energy Transient Explorer 2 (HETE-2)

Orbital Sciences Corporation launch of a Pegasus Hybrid Rocket

Orbital Sciences Corporation was scheduled to launch a Pegasus Hybrid rocket as part of the unknown mission. The launch window for the unknown mission was on Mon, Oct 9th, 2000, 1:38 AM EDT from Kwajalein Atoll. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Kwajalein Atoll

Air launch to orbit

Rocket

Pegasus Hybrid

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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