• Tue. Sep 29th, 2020

Dimancherouge

Technology

firststage

  • Home
  • Astra’s 1st orbital test launch fails during first-stage engine burn

Astra’s 1st orbital test launch fails during first-stage engine burn

Astra’s first orbital mission got off the ground, but it soon came back down again.  © Provided by Space Astra’s Rocket 3.1 rises into the sky above Alaska’s Pacific Spaceport…

Astra launch terminated during first-stage burn

WASHINGTON — Astra launched its Rocket 3.1 vehicle late Sept. 11, but the flight ended during the small launch vehicle’s first-stage burn. The rocket lifted off from Pacific Spaceport Complex…