Minotaur V | LADEE

Orbital Sciences Corporation launch of a Minotaur V Rocket

Launch Status

Orbital Sciences Corporation was scheduled to launch a Minotaur V rocket as part of the LADEE mission. The launch window for the mission was on Fri, Sep 6th, 2013, 11:27 PM EDT from Launch Area 0 B, Wallops Island, Virginia. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Minotaur V and experience the excitement for yourself.



NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE, pronounced like "laddie") was a robotic mission that orbited the moon to gather detailed information about the lunar atmosphere, conditions near the surface and environmental influences on lunar dust.


Launch Area 0 B, Wallops Island, Virginia

Wallops Island, Virginia, USA
National Aeronautics and Space Administration


Minotaur V

Orbital Sciences Corporation