Europe’s Vega-C Rocket Touted As Higher Performance, Lower Cost

Credit: ESA
The European Space Agency (ESA), its commercial partners and potential customers are eagerly awaiting the inaugural launch of the Vega-C rocket. Delayed from a previous July 7 target, the launch now is scheduled to take place from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana on July 13 at 1:13 p.m. CEST, or...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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