The SERA 2 rocket was launched on April 28 2016, at 12.00 UTC (14.00 LT) from Esrange Space Center.
The SERA 2 rocket is the second supersonic rocket designed and built by students inside PERSEUS project.
PERSEUS is an initiative set up by the French Space Agency (CNES). The aim is to test innovations and promising technologies. To achieve this objective, students from University or High Engineering School (French particularity) are coordinating their efforts to build technology demonstrators. The long-term goal is a detailed preliminary project of a small launch vehicle able to put 10-kilogram nano-satellites in low-Earth orbit.
Read more at SSC campaign site: http://www.sscspace.com/sera1-1