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STP-27AD2

Astra Rocket 3

Astra Space

Launch Status
Success

Mission

STP-27AD2

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.

Trajectory

The trajectory is unavailable. Check back for updates.

Location

Launch Pad 3B

Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska, USA

9 rockets have launched from Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska, USA.

Launch Pad 3B, Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska, USA

Rocket

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.

Agency

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.

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Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O' Neill
1 year ago

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

Jon
Jon
1 year ago

Get it Alaska! 🚀 To Infinity, and Beyond!

Ken & Judy
Ken & Judy
1 year ago

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