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Flight Test 2

Nuri

Korea Aerospace Research Institute

Launch Status
Success

Mission

Flight Test 2

Type: Test Flight

Second flight of the KSLV-II “Nuri” launch vehicle, carrying a dummy satellite Payload of 1500 kg to sun-synchronous orbit.

The mission will in addition launch the performance verification satellite (PVSAT) and four Cubesats:
– CubeSat (6U) STEP Cube Lab-II
– CubeSat (3U) SNUGLITE-II
– CubeSat (3U) MIMAN
– CubeSat (3U) RANDEV

Location

LC-2

Naro Space Center, South Korea

5 rockets have launched from Naro Space Center, South Korea.

LC-2, Naro Space Center, South Korea

Rocket

KSLV-2 Nuri – Korea Aerospace Research Institute

Family: KSLV
Length: 47.2 m
Diameter: 3.5 m
Launch Mass: 200 T
Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 2600 kg

The KSLV-2 Nuri was manufactured by Korea Aerospace Research Institute with the first launch on . KSLV-2 Nuri has 1 successful launches and 1 failed launches with a total of 2 launches. Nuri, also known as KSLV-II, is South Korea’s second carrier rocket and the successor to KSLV-1.

Agency

Korea Aerospace Research Institute

Type: Government
Abbreviation: KARI
Administration: Cho Gwang-rae
Founded: 1989

Country: KOR

The Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) established in 1989, is the aeronautics and space agency of Republic of Korea. Its main laboratories are located in Daejeon, in the Daedeok Science Town.

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Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O' Neill
2 months ago

Second test flight , never say never folks this one will fly .!

Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O' Neill
Reply to  Ken & Judy O' Neill
29 days ago

P.S look out for that dummy payload folks .

Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O' Neill
7 days ago

Great launch by our South Korean space friends welcome to the space race always room for more .