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Status

Success

Wise One Looks Ahead (NROL-162)

Launch Time
Wed Jul 13, 2022 06:30 UTC

Rocket

Electron/Curie
Rocket Lab
Status: Active
Price: $7.5 million
Liftoff Thrust: 225 kN
Payload to LEO: 320 kg
Stages: 3
Strap-ons: 0
Rocket Height: 17.0 m
Fairing Diameter: 1.2 m
Fairing Height: 2.5 m

Mission Details

NROL-162 (RASR-3)

NROL-162 is a classified mission for the National Reconnaissance Office.

Low Earth Orbit

Location

Rocket Lab LC-1A, Māhia Peninsula, New Zealand

Stats

2022

82nd orbital launch attempt

Rocket Lab

28th mission
5th mission of 2022
25th successful mission
8th consecutive successful mission

Electron

28th mission
5th mission of 2022
25th successful mission
8th consecutive successful mission