Firefly Alpha | Maiden Flight

Firefly Aerospace launch of a Firefly Alpha Rocket

Firefly Aerospace is scheduled to launch a Firefly Alpha rocket as part of the Maiden Flight mission. The launch window for the Test Flight mission is on Fri, Jul 31st, 2020, 8:00 PM EDT from Space Launch Complex 2W, Vandenberg AFB, CA. The status of the launch is Red. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

Maiden Flight

First flight of the new Firefly Alpha small sat launcher developed by Firefly Aerospace.

Location

Space Launch Complex 2W, Vandenberg AFB, CA

Vandenberg AFB, CA, USA

Rocket

Firefly Alpha

Firefly Alpha (Firefly α) is a two-stage orbital expendable launch vehicle developed by the American aerospace company Firefly Aerospace to cover the commercial small satellite launch market. Alpha is intended to provide launch options for both full vehicle and ride share customers.

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