LARES-2 (Maiden flight) - Space launch mission detailed information
LARES-2 (Maiden flight)
13 JUL 2022
European Space Agency
Ariane Launch Area 1
Maiden flight of the Vega-C launch vehicle, carrying the LARES-2 passive satellite. It is a 40 cm diameter sphere with laser mirrors to study the Earth gravitational field and relativistic effects. Also onboard are six European research cubesats.