Our Launch Sites
A site to fit every customer's requirements - Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1, Launch Complex 2, Cape Canaveral & Pacific Spaceport Complex.
Launch Complex 1
Mahia, New Zealand - Private Orbital Launch Site
Rocket Lab offers the world’s first private orbital launch range in Mahia, New Zealand. This FAA compliant site can accommodate a launch rate of 120 flights per year and is licensed for a launch to occur every 72 hours. From the site it is possible to reach orbital inclinations from sun-synchronous through to 39 degrees. This enables a lower-cost launch option with a wide spectrum of orbital inclinations.Launch Info
USA Launch Sites:
Launch Complex 2
Cape Canaveral, Florida
Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska
Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport, Wallops Island, Virginia
Launch Complex 2 is Rocket Lab's first launch site on U.S soil. The site is currently under construction and will feature a dedicated pad and integration facility. The first Electron mission from Launch Complex 2 is scheduled for Q3 2019.
Rocket Lab/NASA Space Launch Agreement
Rocket Lab has a Commercial Space Launch Act Agreement with NASA, which allows Rocket Lab to utilize Kennedy Space Center Launch Complexes to launch Electron vehicles to low-inclination orbits.
Rocket Lab has partnered with Alaska Aerospace Corporation to utilize PSCA to launch Electron vehicles to high-inclination orbits on U.S. domestic soil.