OmegA | 2 x NationSat & others

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Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems launch of a OmegA Rocket

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is scheduled to launch a OmegA rocket as part of the 2 x NationSat & others mission. The launch window for the Test Flight mission is on Sun, Feb 28th, 2021, 7:00 PM EST from Launch Complex 39B, Kennedy Space Center, FL. The status of the launch is Red. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

2 x NationSat & others

This is the maiden flight of the OmegA rocket developed by Northrop Grumman. This launch also carries small geostationary satellites called NationSat for Saturn Satellite Networks.

Location

Launch Complex 39B, Kennedy Space Center, FL

Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Rocket

OmegA

OmegA is a launch vehicle in development by Northrop Grumman as an NSSL replacement program intended for national security and commercial satellites.

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.