On 21 December 2022, Europe`s new ______ rocket failed after launch and the mission was lost.

A. LAGEOS-1
B. ALMASat-1
C. LARES 2
D. Vega-C flight VV22

Answer

Correct Answer: D. Vega-C flight VV22


Detail About MCQs

Vega-C flight VV22 was the 22nd launch of the Vega rocket. The rocket failed after launch and the mission was lost. The flight was launched from the ELV launch pad in Kourou, Centre Spatial Guyanais. If it had been successful, it would have been the first commercial launch of the Vega-C since its inaugural flight on July 13.