August 16, 2022

Live coverage: Upgraded Vega rocket launches on inaugural flight

Live coverage of the countdown and launch of a Vega-C rocket with the Italian Space Agency’s LARES 2 satellite for experimental physics research. Text updates will appear automatically below. Follow us on Twitter.

Arianespace’s live video webcast begins at approximately 1045 GMT (6:45 a.m. EDT), and will be available on this page.

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