Astra scrubs return-to-flight rocket launch due to lightning risk

Astra scrubs return-to-flight rocket launch due to lightning risk

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March 14, 2022, 7:32 pm
The private spaceflight startup Astra on Monday called off its first attempt to launch a rocket since a failed flight last month due to the risk of lightning at its Alaska liftoff site. Astra scrubbed the attempted launch of its Astra-1 mission Monday (March 14) at Pad LP-3B Alaska's Kodiak Island after the foul weather thwarted a liftoff during a 27-minute window that opened at 12:22 p.
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