Fourth flight of the Firefly Alpha small sat launcher, carrying its first payload for NASA.
COUNTDOWN TO LAUNCH
Low Earth Orbit Capacity
Firefly Alpha (Firefly α) is a two-stage orbital expendable launch vehicle developed by the American aerospace company Firefly Aerospace to cover the commercial small satellite launch market. Alpha is intended to provide launch options for both full vehicle and ride share customers.
Firefly Aerospace | USA
Firefly Aerospace is an American private aerospace firm based in Austin, Texas, that develops small and medium-sized launch vehicles for commercial launches to orbit.
Space Launch Complex 2W
Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA
Share via link
or share directly
I created starlust.org as a platform to publish informative and easy-to-read articles aimed at amateur astronomers. It is a way for me to share my passion for space, astronomy and stargazing with others.