Astra Rocket 3
Type: Test Flight
Launch Cost: $2,500,000
Space Force test payload contracted through the Defense Innovation Unit’s Other Transaction Agreement with Astra Space.
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Launch Pad 3B
Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska, USA
9 rockets have launched from Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska, USA.
Astra Rocket 3 – Astra Space
- Family: Astra Rocket
- Length: 11.6 m
- Diameter: 1.32 m
- Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 100 kg
The Astra Rocket 3 was manufactured by Astra Space with the first launch on 2020-09-12. Astra Rocket 3 has 2 successful launches and 5 failed launches with a total of 7 launches. 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 – AS
- Type: Commercial
- Abbreviation: AS
- Administration: CEO: Chris Kemp
- Founded: 2005
- Launchers: Rocket 3.3
- Country: USA
Astra Space is a launch vehicle company based in San Francisco, California, that develops pump-fed, liquid bipropellant propulsion engines for DARPA and NASA as well as their Astra Rocket launch vehicle.
Make this test flight a winner AS you deserve it .
Light this candle for the whole world to see.
Get it Alaska! 🚀 To Infinity, and Beyond!
Lucky number 7 nominal launch. Well done to all the Astra team members .
Great coverage and we look forward to future launches .