The launch was delayed because of weather conditions.
The Norwegian space centre, Andaya was first launched missile, entirely designed and manufactured in the country.
“In the afternoon from the island of Andoya was launched by the Norwegian rocket Nucleus”, – stated in the message.
The launch was held at 14.17 local time, with an hour delay because of the wind.
Nucleus – the first rocket which was developed and manufactured in Norway. It is noted that the engineers worked on the project Nucleus since 2010.
The missile has a hybrid engine operating on mixtures of liquid and solid fuels. This allows you to turn off the engine in flight and even adjust the speed of the rocket.
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