Suborbital Upstart XCOR Files For Bankruptcy

Credit: Artist's concept of Lynx spaceplane: XCOR
XCOR Aerospace, which eyed a foothold in the suborbital market with its Lynx spaceplane, filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy Nov. 8 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of California. The bankruptcy filing comes after years of struggles for the Mojave, California, company, which...

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