Virgin Orbit Puts Operations On Hold

LauncherOne drop test.
Credit: Virgin Orbit
COLORADO SPRINGS—Troubled space launch company Virgin Orbit has temporarily suspended operations and furloughed almost all its staff as it continues efforts to seek new funding. The company suffered a key financial loss following a failed launch attempt from the UK with its LauncherOne vehicle on...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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