LISA Pathfinder (LPF), the mission to demonstrate new technologies  necessary for the planned gravitational wave observatory eLISA, has been satisfactory launched from Kourou on December 3nd, 2015.


   After the 1 day delay because of an issue from the Vega launcher, the spacecraft has launched today at 05:04 CET time (UTC + 01).

 Here you can watch the liftoff!!   


The spacecraft begins a travel to L1, where will become an space laboratory to check the technology for a future space born Gravitational Wave detector.


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