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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #740 on: 01/31/2024 07:30 pm »
https://twitter.com/hawkeye360/status/1752713512151875684
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🚀 Big News: @hawkeye360's  Cluster 8 & 9 Environmental Testing Complete! Next up, launch integration this spring, eyeing a Q2 launch.

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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #741 on: 01/31/2024 09:32 pm »
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🚀 Big News: @hawkeye360's  Cluster 8 & 9 Environmental Testing Complete! Next up, launch integration this spring, eyeing a Q2 launch.

Cluster 8 & 9 will be launched on SpaceX' Bandwagon-1:

0046-EX-ST-2024
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HawkEye 360, Inc. (“HE360”) seeks special temporary authority to conduct on-theground testing at the SpaceX Payload Processing Facility (PPF) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station (CCSFS) in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Testing is required to validate, prior to launch, the operations of communication systems that will fly on the HawkEye 360 Cluster 8 and Cluster 9 spacecraft.
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The Hawk-8A, Hawk-8B, and Hawk-8C (collectively, “Cluster 8”) and Hawk-9A, Hawk-9B, and Hawk-9C (collectively, “Cluster 9”) spacecraft are launching on the SpaceX Bandwagon-1 Mission, with a launch window opening on March 15, 2024.
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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #742 on: 02/04/2024 08:03 pm »
https://nextspaceflight.com/launches/details/7210
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ADRAS-J
Launch Time
NET February, 2024

https://nextspaceflight.com/launches/details/6846
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NeonSat-1 & ACS3
Launch Time
NET March, 2024

https://nextspaceflight.com/launches/details/7257
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PREFIRE Mission 1
Launch Time
NET May 01, 2024

https://nextspaceflight.com/launches/details/7258
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PREFIRE Mission 2
Launch Time
NET May 15, 2024
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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #743 on: 02/04/2024 08:57 pm »
Launched:
№ - Date/Time (UTC) - Rocket - Launch Site - Satellite(s)
       
2024
01 - January 31 (06:34) - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1B (NZ) - 43rd mission "Four Of A Kind": Skylark 1, Skylark 2, Skylark 3, Skylark 4 (NorthStar)
02 - February 18 (14:52) - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1B (NZ) - 44th mission "On Closer Inspection": ADRAS-J

Suborbitals:
01 -

Scheduled:
Date/Time (UTC) - Rocket - Launch Site - Satellite(s)

2024
March 9-23 (14:00) - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - 45th Mission “Owl Night Long”: StriX-3
NET March 20  - Electron/Kick Stage - MARS LA-0C (LC-2) (US) - 46th Mission  “Live and Let Fly”: NROL-123
February  21  NET    March 20   April - Electron/Kick Stage -  LC-1 (NZ)  MARS LA-0C (LC-2) (US) - Acadia 3
NET    March    Q2   April - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - ACS-3, NeonSat-1
NET    March   April - Electron/Photon LEO - LC-1A (NZ) - LOXSAT 1
May - Electron/Kick Stage - MARS LA-0C (LC-2) (US) - government customer
May - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - PREFIRE 1 (or August)
May - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - PREFIRE 2 (or August)
June 10-July 9 - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - Kinéis 1, Kinéis 2, Kinéis 3, Kinéis 4, Kinéis 5
NET Early March  Q2 - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - Hawk (x6)
NET Q2 - Electron/Kick Stage - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - StriX-2
NET H2 - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - Kinéis 6, Kinéis 7, Kinéis 8, Kinéis 9, Kinéis 10
NET H2 - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - Kinéis 11, Kinéis 12, Kinéis 13, Kinéis 14, Kinéis 15
NET H2 - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - Kinéis 16, Kinéis 17, Kinéis 18, Kinéis 19, Kinéis 20
NET H2 - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - Kinéis 21, Kinéis 22, Kinéis 23, Kinéis 24, Kinéis 25
Late - Neutron - MARS LA-0D/LP-0D (LC-3) (US) - first flight
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - Hawk (x6)
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) / LC-2 (US)  - Hawk (x6)
TBD - Electron/Photon - LC-1 (NZ) / LC-2 (US) - Varda Space
TBD - Electron/Photon - LC-1 (NZ) / LC-2 (US) - Varda Space
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - Skylark 5, Skylark 6, Skylark 7, Skylark 8 (NorthStar)
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - Skylark 9, Skylark 10, Skylark 11, Skylark 12 (NorthStar)
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - BlackSky Global Gen-3 (х2)
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - BlackSky Global Gen-3 (х2)
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - BlackSky Global Gen-3 (х2)
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - BlackSky Global Gen-3 (х2)
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - BlackSky Global Gen-3 (х2)
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - StriX-4
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - StriX-5
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - StriX-6
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - MARS LA-0C (LC-2) (US) - government customer
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - MARS LA-0C (LC-2) (US) - government customer

Piggybacked:
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - McNair
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - WOODSAT
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - LC-1 (NZ) - SMOG-2

Suborbitals:
Q3 - Electron/Kick Stage (HASTE F2) - LC-2 (US) - TBD
Q4 - Electron/Kick Stage (HASTE) - LC-2 (US) - MACH-TB2

2025
NET January - Electron/Photon Venus - LC-1 (NZ) - VLF (Venus Life Finder NZSA)

Suborbitals:
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage (HASTE) - LC-2 (US) - MACH-TB3

TBD - Electron/Kick Stage (HASTE) - LC-2 (US) - MACH-TB4
 
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage (HASTE) - LC-2 (US) - MACH-TB5


Unclear:
Date/Time (UTC) - Rocket - Launch Site - Satellite(s)

TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - TBD - Dove / Flock-z (x20-25)
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage - TBD - Dove / Flock-z (x20-25)

Suborbitals:
TBD - Electron/Kick Stage (HASTE multiple launches) - LC-2 (US) - TBD

LC-1A, LC-1B (NZ) - launch site on the Mahia Peninsula on the North Island (Te Ika-a-Māui) of New Zealand
LC-2 (US) - launch site on Wallops at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport in Virginia  U.S.
LC-3 (US) - launch site on Wallops at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport in Virginia  U.S.


Statistics:
Orbital Launches: 43 (LC-1A - 27, LC-1B - 14, LC-2 - 2)
Suborbital Launches: 1 (LC-2 - 1)
Satellites: 178 (LC-1A - 147, LC-1B - 26, LC-2 - 5)

Acronyms:
ACS-3      - Advanced Composite Solar Sail System
ADRAS-J  - Active Debris Removal by Astroscale-Japan
GNSS-RO - Global Navigation Satellite System Radio Occultation
MACH-TB - Multi-Service Advanced Capability Hypersonic Test Bed
PREFIRE  - Polar Radiant Energy in the Far-InfraRed Experiment

Changes on February 4th
Changes on February 10th
Changes on February 12th
Changes on February 13th
Changes on February 16th
Changes on February 18th
Changes on February 21st
Changes on February 26th
Changes on February 27th
Changes on February 29th
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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #744 on: 02/09/2024 04:20 pm »
https://twitter.com/pbdes/status/1755930203119898718
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Satellite-IoT provider @KineisIoT: 2-yr delay ending June/July with 5 launches of 25 sats w/ @RocketLab. Market diversity wider than ever.  https://bit.ly/3usfXHt

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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #745 on: 02/10/2024 04:12 am »
https://twitter.com/RocketLab/status/1755346293180993790
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Rocket Lab @RocketLab
🚀 Next Electron on the pad is for @astroscale_HQ
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🌎 ‘On Closer Inspection’ is scheduled to launch during a 14-day window that opens Feb 19th NZDT at LC-1.

🛰️ The mission? An advanced satellite designed to test technologies & operations for approaching & monitoring orbital debris (space junk) and assessing the potential to remove debris from orbit in future, ensuring the sustainable use of space for future generations.

📱 More: https://bwnews.pr/3HREOYh

https://twitter.com/astroscale_HQ/status/1755347186047737906
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Astroscale @astroscale_HQ
📣 ANNOUNCING: ADRAS-J is ready for launch on Feb 18 UTC!  🚀

This pioneering mission will approach, characterize, and survey large debris through Rendezvous and Proximity Operations, demonstrating the essential capabilities for delivering on-orbit services and paving the way for a sustainable future in space! Join us as we countdown to liftoff!

https://astroscale.com/astroscales-adras-j-ready-for-launch-from-rocket-lab-launch-complex-1-on-sunday-february-18/

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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #746 on: 02/12/2024 04:24 pm »
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Rocket Lab $RKLB is scheduled to do a nighttime launch from the Wallops US launch complex 2 on march 20th, according to a neighbouring town council meeting.

Given the timeframe, we exepect this launch to be for Capella Space's Acadia SAR satellites. All other launches are either scheduled for NET Q2 2023, licensed to launch from New Zealand or stated on press releases that the launch is occurring from launch complex 1.

https://twitter.com/SpaceEquities/status/1757071022119899425

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MINUTES OF THE FEBRUARY 5, 2024
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Rocket Lab has a nighttime launch scheduled for March 20th
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Likely Capella Acadia-3 since that doesn't have a license for launch from New Zealand and is scheduled to launch around that timeframe:

In an FCC filing, Capella said the next Acadia launches are NET February 21

Acadia-4 & Acadia-5 will be launched by SpaceX on the Bandwagon-1 and Transporter-11 missions respectively:

Capella Space to Launch Two Acadia Satellites with SpaceX

December 5, 2023
Acadia-generation satellites to launch on SpaceX’s Bandwagon-1 mission and on the Transporter-11 mission via Exolaunch

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Dec. 5, 2023– Capella Space Corp., an American space tech pioneer with data and satellite solutions for government and commercial use, and a leader in the Earth observation industry, today announced that two Acadia satellites, Acadia-4 and Acadia-5, will launch with SpaceX in 2024.

The Acadia-4 satellite will be launched to a 45-degree mid-inclination orbit (MIO) during SpaceX’s Bandwagon-1 mission no earlier than April 2024, while the Acadia-5 satellite will be launched no earlier than June 2024 to a 97-degree sun-synchronous orbit (SSO) during SpaceX’s Transporter-11 mission via Exolaunch, who will provide mission management and integration services for this mission.
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In addition to the upcoming launches with SpaceX, Capella will also continue working with Rocket Lab to launch satellites into orbit.

Edit: Turns out this is NROL-123:

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LAUNCH UPDATE: #NROL123 is scheduled to launch on a @RocketLab #Electron rocket from @NASAWallops March 20!

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https://twitter.com/NatReconOfc/status/1760273207242731688
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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #747 on: 02/12/2024 07:31 pm »
https://twitter.com/RocketLab/status/1757120240918630888
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Rocket Lab  @RocketLab
We can't wait to launch these spacecraft on Electron and do our part to support this climate change mission Launching NET May 2024.
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NASA JPL  @NASAJPL
Meet NASA’s twin spacecraft headed to the ends of the Earth!
Launching this spring, @NASA’s PREFIRE mission will help reveal the full picture of heat loss from the planet's polar regions for the first time and improve the accuracy of climate models. https://go.nasa.gov/3wfe3dY

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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #748 on: 02/13/2024 06:18 am »
https://www.rocketlabusa.com/missions/next-mission
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Mission Name: On Closer Inspection
Rocket: Electron
Launch Date: Launch Window Opens 19 Feb NZDT
Launch Site: Launch Complex 1
Launch Time: TBC
Payload: ADRAS-J (Active Debris Removal by Astroscale-Japan)

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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #749 on: 02/16/2024 08:02 am »
https://www.rocketlabusa.com/missions/next-mission/
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Mission Name: On Closer Inspection
Rocket: Electron
Launch Date: Launch Window Opens 19 Feb NZDT
Launch Site: Launch Complex 1
Launch Time: 03:52 am NZDT / 14:52 UTC
Payload: ADRAS-J (Active Debris Removal by Astroscale-Japan)

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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #750 on: 02/18/2024 02:42 pm »
https://twitter.com/RocketLab/status/1759229664386834611
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Rocket Lab @RocketLab
Lift-off for #OnCloserInspection! ADRAS-J is on its way to orbit.

https://twitter.com/RocketLab/status/1759151103474803013
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Rocket Lab @RocketLab
Electron is vertical on the pad in preparation for the launch of #OnCloserInspection for @astroscale_HQ
 
Target lift-off time:
NZDT | 03:52 (19 Feb)
UTC | 14:52 (18 Feb)
PST | 06:52 (18 Feb)
EST | 09:52 (18 Feb)

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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #751 on: 02/21/2024 07:14 pm »
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LAUNCH UPDATE: #NROL123 is scheduled to launch on a @RocketLab #Electron rocket from @NASAWallops March 20!

#AboveandBeyond

https://twitter.com/NatReconOfc/status/1760273207242731688

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Rocket Lab to Launch NRO Mission from Wallops, Virginia
02/21/2024

The mission will be Rocket Lab’s first NRO launch from Wallops, Virginia, following four previous successful launches for the agency from New Zealand

Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (“Rocket Lab” or “the Company”), a global leader in launch services and space systems, today announced it will launch a dedicated mission for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) from Launch Complex 2 in Wallops, Virginia, during a launch window that opens March 20th, 2024.

The NROL-123 mission, called ‘Live and Let Fly’, will be Rocket Lab’s first launch for the NRO from the United States after previously launching four NRO missions from Launch Complex 1 on New Zealand’s Mahia Peninsula. It will be Rocket Lab’s 4th mission from Launch Complex 2, a dedicated pad for the Electron rocket located at Virginia Spaceport Authority's Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport within the NASA Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

“Electron has been providing reliable access to orbit for the NRO since 2020 and we’re honored to once again provide critical launch capability, this time from U.S. soil,” said Rocket Lab founder and CEO Peter Beck. “The ability to reliably launch national security missions from pads in two countries is a unique one that offers a rare level of responsiveness and resiliency for small satellite launch. We’re immensely proud to deliver this capability to the NRO, enabling them to maintain the nation’s advantage in space.”

The ‘Live and Let Fly’ launch service was acquired using NRO’s Rapid Acquisition of a Small Rocket (RASR) contract. RASR enables the NRO to explore new opportunities for launching small satellites through a streamlined, commercial approach. NRO missions provide critical information to more than a half-million government users, including every member of the Intelligence Community, two dozen domestic agencies, the military, lawmakers, and decision makers.

The launch will broadcast live at www.rocketlabusa.com/live-stream. Media may apply for credentials to cover the pre-launch and launch activities at Wallops by emailing [email protected] by March 14, 2024.

The mission is scheduled to be Rocket Lab’s fourth launch of 2024 and 46th Electron launch overall.

Launch will be at night:

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Rocket Lab $RKLB is scheduled to do a nighttime launch from the Wallops US launch complex 2 on march 20th, according to a neighbouring town council meeting.

Given the timeframe, we exepect this launch to be for Capella Space's Acadia SAR satellites. All other launches are either scheduled for NET Q2 2023, licensed to launch from New Zealand or stated on press releases that the launch is occurring from launch complex 1.

https://twitter.com/SpaceEquities/status/1757071022119899425

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MINUTES OF THE FEBRUARY 5, 2024
CHINCOTEAGUE TOWN COUNCIL MEETING


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Emergency Services
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Rocket Lab has a nighttime launch scheduled for March 20th
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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #752 on: 02/21/2024 07:40 pm »
https://investors.rocketlabusa.com/news/news-details/2024/Rocket-Lab-Schedules-Launch-Date-for-45th-Electron-Mission-to-Deploy-Earth-Imaging-Satellite-for-Synspective/default.aspx

Rocket Lab Schedules Launch Date for 45th Electron Mission to Deploy Earth-Imaging Satellite for Synspective

The mission will be Rocket Lab’s fourth mission for Japanese constellation operator Synspective

LONG BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (“Rocket Lab” or “the Company”), a global leader in launch services and space systems, today announced the launch window for its 45th Electron launch, a dedicated mission for Synspective, a Japanese Earth-imaging satellite constellation operator.

The “Owl Night Long” mission is scheduled to launch during a 14-day window that opens on March 10th NZDT (March 9th UTC). The mission will lift off from Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1 in New Zealand and will deploy a StriX-3 satellite to orbit, continuing a multi-launch agreement to deliver Synspective’s StriX-series satellites to low Earth orbit.

Rocket Lab has been the exclusive launch provider for Synspective to date and the “Owl Night Long” mission will be Rocket Lab’s fourth launch for the constellation operator following launches in 2020 and 2022:

    The Owls’ Night Begins: Launched December 2020
    The Owl’s Night Continues: Launched February 2022
    The Owl Spreads its Wings: Launched September 2022

Synspective is a satellite data solutions provider with its own constellation of SAR satellites. Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) is an active system that transmits microwave pulses toward the Earth's surface and receives the reflected signals to create an image of the target area. Unlike other imaging technologies, SAR can penetrate clouds and other atmospheric conditions, enabling it to collect data day or night with frequent revisit rates.

SAR data contain information that helps to understand the shape and physical properties of terrain and structures. Observing the same target under constant conditions makes it well-suited for time-series analysis and change detection, enabling the capture of ongoing economic and environmental changes.

By flying as a dedicated payload on Electron, Synspective has a high degree of control over the launch schedule and orbital deployment parameters. Electron is also an ideal launch vehicle for the StriX constellation due to a unique Synspective deployment requirement. Electron’s Kick Stage performs an advanced mid-mission maneuver to shield the StriX satellite from the sun to reduce radiation exposure ahead of payload deployment, a level of mission customization not available on large rideshare missions.

Rocket Lab founder and Chief Executive, Peter Beck, says: “We’re excited to continue our strong partnership with Synspective having been their sole launch provider to date. Electron delivers a tailored, customized launch service that offers Synspective a rare level of precision deployment to ensure their satellites are placed in perfect orbits on rapid timelines. We look forward to helping another owl take flight and expanding Synspective’s constellation.”

Synspective founder and CEO, Dr. Motoyuki Arai, says: “I am delighted to be able to take on another challenge with the Rocket Lab team, who have led us to launch three satellites into their target orbits successfully. I also want to express my gratitude to the dedicated teams of both companies and everyone involved in the StriX-3 project. StriX-3 is our fourth satellite, enabling us to offer more data services to our new and existing customers. This year, we plan to expand our business through multiple launches, and StriX-3 will be the first satellite aimed at full-scale constellation operations. Through this launch, we will advance our understanding of the manufacturing process, enhance our satellite operation know-how, increase the volume of data supply, and strengthen our data analysis capabilities. To address all sustainable development challenges within our generation, we will push forward our analytics platform business, enabling societal progress through data-driven insights and collective learning.”

“Owl Night Long” will be Rocket Lab’s 3rd Electron launch in 2024 and more Synspective launches are planned as part of the multi-launch agreement.

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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #753 on: 02/21/2024 07:56 pm »
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LAUNCH UPDATE: #NROL123 is scheduled to launch on a @RocketLab #Electron rocket from @NASAWallops March 20!

#AboveandBeyond

https://twitter.com/NatReconOfc/status/1760273207242731688

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Rocket Lab to Launch NRO Mission from Wallops, Virginia
02/21/2024

The mission will be Rocket Lab’s first NRO launch from Wallops, Virginia, following four previous successful launches for the agency from New Zealand

Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (“Rocket Lab” or “the Company”), a global leader in launch services and space systems, today announced it will launch a dedicated mission for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) from Launch Complex 2 in Wallops, Virginia, during a launch window that opens March 20th, 2024.

The NROL-123 mission, called ‘Live and Let Fly’, will be Rocket Lab’s first launch for the NRO from the United States after previously launching four NRO missions from Launch Complex 1 on New Zealand’s Mahia Peninsula. It will be Rocket Lab’s 4th mission from Launch Complex 2, a dedicated pad for the Electron rocket located at Virginia Spaceport Authority's Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport within the NASA Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

“Electron has been providing reliable access to orbit for the NRO since 2020 and we’re honored to once again provide critical launch capability, this time from U.S. soil,” said Rocket Lab founder and CEO Peter Beck. “The ability to reliably launch national security missions from pads in two countries is a unique one that offers a rare level of responsiveness and resiliency for small satellite launch. We’re immensely proud to deliver this capability to the NRO, enabling them to maintain the nation’s advantage in space.”

The ‘Live and Let Fly’ launch service was acquired using NRO’s Rapid Acquisition of a Small Rocket (RASR) contract. RASR enables the NRO to explore new opportunities for launching small satellites through a streamlined, commercial approach. NRO missions provide critical information to more than a half-million government users, including every member of the Intelligence Community, two dozen domestic agencies, the military, lawmakers, and decision makers.

The launch will broadcast live at www.rocketlabusa.com/live-stream. Media may apply for credentials to cover the pre-launch and launch activities at Wallops by emailing [email protected] by March 14, 2024.

The mission is scheduled to be Rocket Lab’s fourth launch of 2024 and 46th Electron launch overall.

Launch will be at night:

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Rocket Lab $RKLB is scheduled to do a nighttime launch from the Wallops US launch complex 2 on march 20th, according to a neighbouring town council meeting.

Given the timeframe, we exepect this launch to be for Capella Space's Acadia SAR satellites. All other launches are either scheduled for NET Q2 2023, licensed to launch from New Zealand or stated on press releases that the launch is occurring from launch complex 1.

https://twitter.com/SpaceEquities/status/1757071022119899425

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MINUTES OF THE FEBRUARY 5, 2024
CHINCOTEAGUE TOWN COUNCIL MEETING


[...]

Emergency Services
[...]
Rocket Lab has a nighttime launch scheduled for March 20th
[...]

BTW, this confirms that the March 20th launch from Wallops isn't Acadia 3, so that probably should be shuffled around in the launch schedule.

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Re: Rocket Lab launch schedule
« Reply #755 on: 02/29/2024 03:55 pm »
https://www.rocketlabusa.com/missions/next-mission/
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Mission Name: Owl Night Long
Rocket: Electron
Launch Date: 10 March 2024
Launch Site: Launch Complex 1
Launch Time: 03:00 am NZDT / 14:00 UTC (9 March)
Payload: StriX-3

 

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