Astra Rocket 3.1 | Maiden Flight

Astra Space launch of a Astra Rocket 3 Rocket

Launch Status
Failure

Astra Space was scheduled to launch a Astra Rocket 3 rocket as part of the Maiden Flight mission. The launch window for the Test Flight mission was on Fri, Sep 11th, 2020, 11:19 PM EDT from Launch Pad B, Kodiak. The status of the launch was Failed with a 30% chance for favorable weather conditions. 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.