Arianespace’s latest Vega mission is now underway following today’s liftoff from the Spaceport in French Guiana.
This flight will last just over 57 minutes from liftoff to separation of the GÖKTÜRK-1 payload, which will be placed into a Sun-synchronous orbit at an altitude of approximately 700 km.
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