- Customer: BlackSky
- Launch Vehicle: Rocket Lab Electron
- Launch Location: Launch Complex 1 on New Zealand’s Māhia Peninsula
- Total spacecraft: 1
- Launched: March 22, 2021
Rocket Lab’s ‘They Go Up So Fast’ mission (also called RL-6 by Spaceflight representing its 6th mission with Rocket Lab) lifted-off from Launch Complex 1 on New Zealand’s Māhia Peninsula.
The single Earth observation microsatellite from its BlackSky Global Series was successfully deployed to its desired orbit; it’s the seventh launch of a Gen-2 spacecraft to date for BlackSky.
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