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NROL-8

Minotaur

Orbital Sciences Corporation

Launch Status
Success

Mission

NROL-8 (STEX)

Type: Government/Top Secret

The STEX (Space Technology Experiments) satellite carried 29 new technologies intended to result in lower cost and higher performance spacecraft for future missions.

Mission patch for NROL-8 (STEX)

Location

Space Launch Complex 576E

Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA

698 rockets have launched from Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA.

Space Launch Complex 576E, Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA

Rocket

Minotaur C – Orbital ATK

Family: Pegasus

The Minotaur C was manufactured by Orbital ATK with the first launch on . Minotaur C has 3 successful launches and 1 failed launches with a total of 4 launches.

Agency

Orbital Sciences Corporation

Type: Commercial
Abbreviation: OSC

Country: USA

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