Rocket Lab Launches Seven Satellites On Rideshare Electron

Credit: Rocket Lab
A Rocket Lab Electron booster has carried seven satellites on a rideshare mission into space from New Zealand. The lift-off from launch complex 1 at the company’s Mahia Peninsula complex on North Island at 11:30 a.m. local time on March 23 marked the 19th flight for the Electron. For the second time...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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