Rocket Lab Delivers Final Two Tropics Cubesats

Tropics launch.

Credit: NASA
CAPE CANAVERAL—Just ahead of the opening of the 2023 Atlantic hurricane season on June 1, the final two members of a novel cubesat quartet were launched into orbit to track developing storms on a near-hourly basis. A Rocket Lab Electron rocket lifted off from the company’s New Zealand spaceport at...

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