GCASO: General Catalog of Artificial Space Objects

Jonathan C. McDowell

Launch Sites

Rocket Launch Ships: US Aegis Missile Ships

USS Hopper


US Navy photo


Rockets used: SM-3,SM-3-IB



Updated: 2021 Sep 23 02:17:34

Launches: DDG-70
DateRocketFlightMissionPlatCodePlatformSiteLPAscSiteAscLPPosApogee
2008 Nov 1SM-3PacBlitz08-DDG-70USS HopperKAUPOA-- 159.8W 22.1N (+/- 0.0) 150.0
2009 Jul 31 0342SM-3Stellar Avenger-DDG-70USS HopperKAUPOA-- 159.8W 22.1N (+/- 0.0) 160.0
2016 May 25SM-3-IB--DDG-70USS HopperKAUPOA-- 159.8W 22.1N (+/- 0.0) 100.0
2016 May 26SM-3-IB--DDG-70USS HopperKAUPOA-- 159.8W 22.1N (+/- 0.0) 100.0