Pegasus® Patented Air Launch System 40 missions conducted; flawless record since late 1996

Pegasus "Firsts"
• World's first privately developed space launch vehicle
• Maiden 1990 mission marked the first all-new, unmanned space launch vehicle developed in the U.S. in more than 20 years
• First winged vehicle to accelerate to eight times the speed of sound
• First air-launched rocket to place satellites into orbit, using its carrier aircraft as an "air breathing reusable first stage"