LONDON—British smallsat launch company Orbex has been chosen to launch a demonstrator satellite from the planned Sutherland, Scotland, site in 2022. The Faraday-2b smallsat, developed by In-Space Missions, aims to provide low-cost access to space, enabling multiple customers to share part of the 45-kg payload onboard a single 80-kg satellite. In-Space Missions’ first satellite, Faraday-1, will launch later this year.  Orbex is one of two launcher customers, the other being ...

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