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Gunsmoke-L, formerly named Lonestar, are two experimental 6U CubeSats designed by the US Army SMDC (Space Missile Defense Command) and Dynetics, will host the next generation of tactical space support payloads designed to operate in low earth orbit (LEO) for a minimum of two years.

Alternate Names

  • 52951
  • GunsmokeL

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2022-07-02
Launch Vehicle: LauncherOne
Launch Site: Mojave Air and Space Port, United States
Mass: 10 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (United States)


  • Technology Applications

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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