U.S. Air Force Space Test Program Goes Small

CAPE CANAVERAL—The U.S. Air Force is preparing for the first of five flights in 2019 aboard new commercial small satellite launchers, beginning with an April mission on Rocket Lab’s Electron booster and including a ride on Virgin Orbit’s air-launched LauncherOne later this year. Additional companies...

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