With Ariane 6, Europe Charts New Course To Keep Launch Industry Competitive

Credit: ESA Concept
Under the European Space Agency (ESA) plan approved here Dec. 2, by 2020 a new family of Ariane 6 rockets will position Europe to compete with emerging rivals, notably Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) in the U.S. and India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV), which is currently...

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