BREMEN, Germany—ArianeGroup is studying an additional “kick stage” for the Ariane 6 launcher designed to help a geostationary satellite reach its final orbit or deliver constellation spacecraft into more orbital planes, among other potential uses. The idea is part of the proposal that European Space Agency (ESA) Director General Jan Woerner will present Nov. 27-28 at a ministerial council that will make three-year budgetary decisions. It is part of the “complementary ...


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