Flight Profile – Vega VV11 (Mohammed VI-A)

Launch Timeline

Time Event
T-0:04:00 Start of Synchronized Sequence
T-0 P80 First Stage Ignition & Liftoff
T+0:01:57 P80 Separation
T+0:01:57 Zefiro-23 Second Stage Ignition
T+0:03:40 Zefiro-23 Separation
T+0:03:52 Zefiro-9 Third Stage Ignition
T+0:03:57 Payload Fairing Separation
T+0:06:34 Zefiro-9 Separation
T+0:08:03 AVUM – 1st Main Engine Start
T+0:08:03 Burn Duration: 7 Min & 45 Sec
T+0:15:48 AVUM – 1st Shutdown
T+0:52:06 AVUM – 2nd Main Engine Start
T+0:52:06 Burn Duration: 1 Min & 51 Sec
T+0:53:57 AVUM – 2nd Shutdown
T+0:55:33 Mohammed VI-A Separation
T+1:47:44 AVUM – 3rd Main Engine Start (Deorbit)
T+1:49:02 AVUM – 3rd Shutdown

Launch Info

Launch Vehicle: Vega
Launch Site: ZLV, French Guiana
Launch Date: November 8, 2017
Launch Time: 01:42:31 UTC

Payloads: Mohammed VI-A (1,110kg)

Mission Duration: 55 Minutes & 33 Seconds

Target Orbit

Type: Sun Synchronous Orbit
Parameters: Classified

Payload Configuration

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