10 Jan 2017

Rocket launches from Esrange Space Center

During the period 15 January – 10 February, 2017 two VSB-30 rockets are planned to be launched from Esrange Space Center.  The launches will take place between 02:00 – 14:00 during this period.

VSB-30 is a two-stage rocket. The estimated impact point for the first stage of the rocket is in the A-zone and for the second stage in the B-zone.

In connection with the launching Radio Norrbotten will broadcast final announcements on the Kiruna FM-transmitter 102.7 MHz, at any of the following times:

 06.58, 12.58, 17.58 and  21.58 

or at a time given in the last announcement.

Within the impact area there are shelters and warning signs with maps and other relevant information. 


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