Live coverage: Arianespace launches Vega rocket from French Guiana
Vega rocket’s return-to-flight launch set for Wednesday night
James Webb, OneWeb highlight Arianespace’s 2021 launch schedule
Arianespace targets early 2021 for Vega return-to-flight
Presenting the results of an inquiry into a European Vega rocket failure last month, officials said Friday that misleading instructions and inadequate preflight checks caused teams to overlook wrongly-installed cables on the launcher’s upper stage steering system. Arianespace aims to resume Vega launches before the end of March.
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European Vega rocket suffers second failure in three launches
Live coverage: Arianespace probing “anomaly” shortly after Vega launch
Vega rocket poised for launch with satellites for Spain and France
Vega rocket deploys 53 satellites on successful return to flight mission
Delayed a year by a launch failure, the coronavirus pandemic and a stretch of stiff upper level winds this summer, an Italian-made Vega rocket vaulted into orbit from French Guiana on Wednesday night and deployed 53 small satellites from 13 countries to punctuate a flawless return to flight mission.