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STP-27AD2

Astra Rocket 3

Astra Space

Launch Status
Success

Mission


STP-27AD2

  • Type: Test Flight
  • Orbit: Polar Orbit
  • Launch Cost: $2,500,000

Space Force test payload contracted through the Defense Innovation Unit’s Other Transaction Agreement with Astra Space.

Location


Launch Pad 3B

Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska, USA

Launch Pad 3B has witnessed the launch of 5 rockets, including 5 orbital launch attempts, while Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska, USA, has been the site for 9 rocket launches.

Launch Pad 3B

Rocket


Astra Space Astra Rocket 3

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 Rocket 3

Agency


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 as well as their Astra Rocket launch vehicle.

Astra Space
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Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O' Neill
2 years ago

Make this test flight a winner AS you deserve it .
Light this candle for the whole world to see.

Jon
Jon
2 years ago

Get it Alaska! 🚀 To Infinity, and Beyond!

Ken & Judy
Ken & Judy
2 years ago

Lucky number 7 nominal launch. Well done to all the Astra team members .
Great coverage and we look forward to future launches .