[2017-08-02] Vega | OptSat 3000 & VENµS (VENUS)

Dati principali del lancio

Data di lancio 2017-08-02 01:58:33
Esito lancio SUCCESSO

Dettagli della missione

Nome OptSat 3000 & VENµS (VENUS)
Tipo Scienze della Terra
Orbita Orbita eliosincrona (SSO)

Centro e rampa di lancio

Nome Ariane Launch Area 1 - Kourou, Guiana Francese1 2 :french_guiana:
Lanci dalla rampa 46
Lanci dal Centro 313
Atterraggi al Centro 0

Lanciatore

Vettore Vega 1 2
Costruttore Arianespace :fr: 1 2
Fornitore servizi di lancio Arianespace :fr:1 2
Primo volo 2012-02-13
Numero stadi 4
Altezza 29,90 m
Diametro 3,02 m
Peso al lancio 137 t
Spinta al decollo 2.974 kN
Capacità di carico LEO: 1.500 kg
GTO: -
Successi/Lanci totali 18/20 (3 consecutivi)

Video

For the second time this year – and the 10th overall since entering service in 2012 – Vega has successfully launched a payload from the Spaceport, with this …

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Ultimo aggiornamento: 2022-07-01T03:53:27 con AstronautiBOT 10 beta 1 - Fonte: LaunchLibrary2 API

OptSat 3000 is an Earth imaging satellite built by Israel Aerospace Industries for the Italian military. It will be placed in a sun-synchronous orbit at an altitude of 600km. It will have a mission life of more than six years. Launched along with it is VENµS, Vegetation and Environment monitoring on a New Micro-Satellite. This is a near polar sun-synchronous orbit microsatellite jointly built by the Israeli Space Agency and CNES. Besides the scientific mission of terrestrial environment monitoring, the satellite is also tasked with verification and validation of the Hall Effect thruster in space.