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Europa II



This launch was a test flight for a new 5 stage launch vehicle. Failure of second stage ignition precluded orbit.

Alternate Names

  • EuropaII
  • F-11

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1971-11-05
Launch Vehicle: Europa 2
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 249 kg

Funding Agency

  • European Space Agency (International)


  • Engineering

Additional Information

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

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