Small satellites are fast becoming big business, and to bolster its growing investment in the burgeoning sector Virgin is forming a dedicated new company, Virgin Orbit, to spearhead the development, testing and operation of its LauncherOne low-cost smallsat launch vehicle. Led by newly appointed Dan Hart, the former vice president of Boeing’s Government Satellite Systems unit, Long Beach, California-based Virgin Orbit will form the third leg of Virgin’s new triumvirate of ...
REGISTER FOR FREE ACCESS (Valid Email Required)
Register now for free access to "New Virgin Orbit Formed To Lead SmallSat Launch Vehicle" and other premium content selected daily by our editors. Your free registration will also allow you to comment on any article posted to Aviationweek.com.
Current magazine subscribers: digital access to articles associated with your subscription are now included at no added charge to you. Simply use your subscriber email to log in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account).
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.