Astra Rocket 3.1 | Maiden Flight

Astra Space launch of a Astra Rocket 3.1 Rocket

Astra Space is scheduled to launch a Astra Rocket 3.1 rocket as part of the Maiden Flight mission. The launch window for the Test Flight mission is on Sun, Aug 30th, 2020, 8:00 PM EDT from Launch Pad B, Kodiak. The status of the launch is Red. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

Maiden Flight

This is the first orbital attempt of Astra Space small satellite launch vehicle. Rocket carries no payload for this flight.

Location

Launch Pad B, Kodiak

Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska, USA

Rocket

Astra Rocket 3.0

Astra Rocket 3.0 is the third version and first orbital version of Astra Space's small satellite launch vehicle. It is designed to carry 100kg in LEO.

Astra Space

Astra Space is a launch vehicle company based in San Francisco, California, that develops pump-fed, liquid bipropellant propulsion engines for DARPA and NASA, currently working towards the first orbital launch of their Astra launch vehicle.