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Showing posts with label Electron rocket. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Electron rocket. Show all posts

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Rocket Lab snags DARPA launch contract for first 2019 mission


Rocket Lab snags DARPA launch contract for first 2019 mission


Article Excerpt: "... The whole thing weighs 150 kilograms, or about 330 pounds; that doesn’t leave a lot of space for ride sharing, so DARPA is paying for the whole Electron rocket. The plan is to launch in late February from Rocket Lab’s facility in New Zealand on the Māhia Peninsula. The exact date will ..."


Reference: techcrunch.com