Next Mission: It Argos Up From Here

It Argos Up From Here
Mission Name
It Argos Up From Here
Electron Name
It Argos Up From Here
Launch Window
6 October 2022
Launch Time
NET 17:00 UTC
Launch Site
Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1

Mission Overview

The “It Argos Up From Here” mission will launch the General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems designed and manufactured satellite carrying the Argos-4 Advanced Data Collection System (A-DCS) hosted payload. The A-DCS mission is supported by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Cooperative Data and Rescue Services Program, which arranged the launch through the Hosted Payload Solutions contract vehicle administered by the U.S. Space Force’s Space Systems Command.

This dedicated mission for General Atomics will launch the GAzelle satellite carrying Argos-4 from Pad B at Launch Complex 1.

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