Spaceflight Rideshare

Spaceflight Rideshare

Alpha TBD - 2024
A Firefly Alpha rocket will launch the Spaceflight Rideshare mission. The launch date is currently targeted for 2024 (UTC).
Last updated: May 10, 2024

Launch Information

Launch Information

Launch Vehicle Details

Mission NameSpaceflight Rideshare
Launch SiteSLC-2W, Vandenberg SFB, California, United States
Launch VehicleAlpha
AgencyFirefly Aerospace
Launch DateTBD - 2024

Spaceflight Rideshare continues to offer rideshare opportunities for satellite operators, providing a cost-effective and efficient means of launching payloads into space. By aggregating multiple payloads onto a single launch vehicle, Spaceflight Rideshare contributes to the democratization of space access and the expansion of commercial space activities.

Launch Vehicle - Alpha

Height29 m (95 ft)
Diameter1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Mass54000 Kg (119000 lb)
Stages2
Payload To LEO1030 Kg (2270 lb)
Payload To SSO630 Kg (1390 lb)
Fairing Diameter2.2 m 7.2 ft
Thrust736 kN
Sun Synchronous Capacity630 Kg
PropellantRP-1 / LOX
Propellant FeedTurbopump
Engine2