Kinéis 1-5

Kinéis 1-5

Electron/Curie JUN 29 2024 08:00PM

Launch Countdown Time

Ready to Launch Countdown Time. Please wait...

Rocket Lab is scheduled to launch a Electron/Curie rocket as part of Kinéis 1-5 mission.

Last updated: May 10, 2024

Launch Information

Launch Information

Launch Vehicle Details

Mission NameKinéis 1-5
Launch SiteMāhia Peninsula, New Zealand
Launch VehicleElectron/Curie
AgencyRocket Lab
Launch DateJUN 29 2024
First batch of five satellites for the French Kinéis IoT constellation designed to operate with 25 nanosatellites of 30 kg each. The constellation will enable Kinéis, a company backed by private and public investors including the French governments space agency CNES (Centre National d'Études Spatiales) and CLS (Collecte Localisation Satellites) an international space-based solutions provider, to improve its global IoT connectivity.

Launch Vehicle - Electron/Curie

Rocket Height18.0 m
Fairing Height4.05 m
Stages3
Liftoff Thrust224 kN
Fairing Diameter1.2 m
Payload To LEO320 Kg
Strap Ons0
PropellantViscous liquid monopropellant (AP, Al, Polydimethylsiloxane)
Payload To SSO200 Kg