Orbital ATK Confirms Stratolaunch Split

Credit: StratoLaunch Systems
LOS ANGELES —Orbital ATK says it has stopped working with Stratolaunch Systems on the development of the Thunderbolt medium-lift rocket for the Paul Allen-backed air launch project. The move, confirmed by Stratolaunch, follows indications made in April by the Vulcan Aerospace parent company that it...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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