TEXUS-59 Science Mission Successfully Launched from Esrange

Published by on 02/22/2024 UTC

The joint DLR/ESA TEXUS-59 suborbital science mission was successfully launched on 15 February from Esrange Space Center in Sweden. TEXUS-59 was launched at 14:42 UTC aboard a two-stage Brazilian VSB-30 sounding rocket. The rocket reached a maximum apogee of 264.5 kilometres before returning back to Earth. It was then recovered, allowing researchers to examine the […]
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