Rocket Lab Electron Arrives For U.S. Debut Launch

Credit: Rocket Lab
A Rocket Lab Electron booster has arrived at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia in preparation for the company’s first launch from the U.S. The mission, slated for December, will carry satellites owned by HawkEye 360, which sells radio frequency geospatial analysis data. Rocket Lab has flown...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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