Phoenix

Delta II 7925

United Launch Alliance

Launch Status
Success

Mission

Phoenix

Type: Planetary Science

A robotic spacecraft to land on mars under the Mars Scout Program. It studied environments suitable for life, and to research the history of water.

Location

Space Launch Complex 17A

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

209 launches have been at this location.

Space Launch Complex 17A, Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Rocket

Delta II

Length: 38.9 meters
Diameter: 2.4 meters
First Launched: December 8, 2020

Delta II is an American space launch system developed by McDonnell Douglas, now part of the Delta rocket family operated by United Launch Alliance. With more than 150 missions and a nearly perfect track record, Delta II has established itself as one of the most successful orbital launch systems.

The Delta II rocket has been launched a total of 2 times with 2 successful and 0 failed launches.

Agency

United Launch Alliance

Type: Commercial
Abbreviation: ULA
Administration: CEO: Tory Bruno
Founded: 2006
Launchers: Atlas | Delta IV | Vulcan
Spacecraft: CST-100 Starliner
Country: USA

United Launch Alliance (ULA) is a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Boeing Defense, Space & Security. ULA was formed in December 2006 by combining the teams at these companies which provide spacecraft launch services to the government of the United States. ULA launches from both coasts of the US. They launch their Atlas V vehicle from LC-41 in Cape Canaveral and LC-3E at Vandeberg. Their Delta IV launches from LC-37 at Cape Canaveral and LC-6 at Vandenberg.

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