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SPFLA


American agency overseeing development of rockets. Florida Spaceport Authority, USA.

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  • Agency Agencies or institutions overseeing design, development, construction, or operation of space-related systems. More...

Associated Launch Vehicles
Associated Launch Sites
  • Charlestown Sounding rocket launch site, used from 1965. One launch in 1991 reached 90 kilometers altitude. More...

SPFLA Chronology


1991 July 11 - . Launch Site: Santiago Ixcuintla. LV Family: Viper. Launch Vehicle: Viper.
  • Aeronomy / Solar Eclipse mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: SPFLA. Apogee: 90 km (55 mi).

1992 August 22 - . Launch Site: Eglin AFB. LV Family: Loki. Launch Vehicle: Microstar.
  • Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: SPFLA. Apogee: 82 km (50 mi).

1999 November 18 - . 17:45 GMT - . Launch Site: Charlestown. LV Family: Viper. Launch Vehicle: Viper-Dart.
  • Comet Chaser Aeronomy mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: SPFLA. Apogee: 90 km (55 mi).

2000 January 21 - . 16:22 GMT - . Launch Site: Cape Canaveral. Launch Complex: Cape Canaveral LC20. LV Family: Loki. Launch Vehicle: Super Loki. LV Configuration: Super Loki LiteStar.
  • Education mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: SPFLA. Apogee: 75 km (46 mi).

2000 December 12 - . 20:00 GMT - . Launch Site: Cape Canaveral. Launch Complex: Cape Canaveral LC20. LV Family: Loki. Launch Vehicle: Super Loki. LV Configuration: Super Loki LiteStar.
  • Test mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: SPFLA. Apogee: 75 km (46 mi).

2000 December 13 - . 16:00 GMT - . Launch Site: Cape Canaveral. Launch Complex: Cape Canaveral LC20. LV Family: Loki. Launch Vehicle: Super Loki. LV Configuration: Super Loki LiteStar.
  • Test mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: SPFLA. Apogee: 75 km (46 mi).

2006 May 17 - . 14:00 GMT - . Launch Site: Cape Canaveral. Launch Complex: Cape Canaveral LC47. LV Family: Loki. Launch Vehicle: Super Loki. LV Configuration: Super Loki Genesis test.
  • Test mission - . Nation: USA. Agency: SPFLA. Apogee: 47 km (29 mi).

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