New space radio technology manufacturing deal signed by Rocket Lab

Rocket Lab and Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) have entered into an exclusive license agreement to manufacture commercialized near and deep-space capable small spacecraft telemetry and control radio technology. Developed by Rocket Lab, the Frontier-S is based on the APL Frontier Radio that flew aboard the Van Allen Probes, Parker Solar Probe, and … Read more

Rocket Lab’s Peter Beck Shares Why He Keeps Things Complex

Beck wants to create the first end-to-end space company. Peter Beck realized space flight was his dream while looking at the night sky as a toddler with his dad.His fascination with the cosmos remained decades later, leading him to create Rocket Lab USA Inc. “That was kind of my earliest childhood memory, and one that … Read more

Rocket Lab lands multi-launch deal to deploy entire IoT satellite constellation for Kinéis

Rocket Lab USA, a launch provider and space systems company, announced it has been awarded a contract to deploy an entire satellite constellation across five dedicated Electron missions for Kinéis, a global Internet-of-Things (IoT) connectivity provider. Scheduled for launch beginning in the second quarter of 2023, the constellation will enable Kinéis, a company backed by … Read more

Rocket Lab CEO Peter Beck on How He’ll Compete with Spacex

Rocket Lab has been building rockets in Long Beach for more than a decade, competing with the likes of SpaceX in a less talked-about area of the space industry: satellite launches. But growing interest in space exploration made CEO Peter Beck rethink his strategy. “What we’re trying to build is a new breed of space … Read more

Rocket Lab, SpaceX Land $39 Million in Space Force Contracts

Rocket Lab will use funding to develop the upper stage of its Neutron rocket. Los Angeles aerospace companies won big in the latest round of Space Force contracts. The Space Force awarded Hawthorne-based Space Exploration Technologies Corp. and Long Beach-based Rocket Lab USA Inc. contracts for rocket testing and development as part of the Space … Read more

Rocket Lab Stock Is Rising, Boosted by the New Space Force Business

Text size Rocket Lab was awarded about $24 million for product development from the U.S. Space Force. Shares have taken off. Courtesy Rocket Lab Commercial-space company Rocket Lab USA’s hot streak is continuing. The company announced another new business win Monday. Rocket Lab (ticker: RKLB) announced Monday it will get about $24 million to develop … Read more

Rocket Lab Set to Launch Astroscale Satellite, Will Demo New Space Debris Removal Tech

Let’s face it – the space junk that’s slowly suffocating our planet is going nowhere. But, as the debris keeps piling up, many companies are working hard to develop new technologies that will capture and remove some of the large-scale garbage from orbit. Space service provider Rocket Lab announced it has signed a dedicated launch … Read more

Astroscale signs contract with Rocket Lab to launch its orbital debris removal demo mission in 2023- Technology News, Firstpost

FP TrendingSep 23, 2021 1:17:33 PM IS Rocket Lab announced that it signed a dedicated launch contract with Astroscale Japan, a subsidiary of Astroscale, for orbital debris removal. An American company, Rocket Lab is a leader in space systems and launch services. Astroscale works on satellite servicing and long-term orbital sustainability. Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket will … Read more

Astra Space: Was der spektakuläre Fehlstart bedeutet

Wirtschaft Kurioser Fehlstart Nach einem spektakulären Seitwärts-Drift stürzt die Astra-Rakete in den Pazifik Stand: 13:19 Uhr | Lesedauer: 3 Minuten Beinahe-Explosion: die Astra-Rakete beim Start. Screenshot vom Twitter-Account des Astra-Chefs Chris Kemp Quelle: Twitter/@Kemp Das US-Unternehmen Astra Space startete zum dritten Mal eine Mini-Testrakete. Fast wäre der Start komplett schief gegangen. Mit einem ungewöhnlichen Manöver … Read more