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Electron launches 7 smallsats after delay of several months

November 11th, 2018 by

Rocket: Electron/Curie; Payload seven small satellites; Date: 11 November 2018, 0350 UTC; Launch site: Mahia Peninsula, New Zealand. The mission, named ‘It’s Business Time,’ marks Rocket Lab’s second successful orbital launch and deployment of customer satellites.

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Falcon 9 certified by NASA LSP as Category 3 launch vehicle

November 11th, 2018 by

NASA’s Launch Services Program (LSP) has certified Falcon 9 as a Category 3 launch vehicle.

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JAXA retrieves return capsule jettisoned from Kounotori7

November 11th, 2018 by

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) on 10 November (UTC) successfully retrieved a capsule that was jettisoned from a Japanese unmanned cargo spacecraft and landed in the Pacific Ocean.

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