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US defense agency tests nanosatellites against missiles

On June 30, VOX Space LLC, a subsidiary of Virgin Orbit, launched four tiny satellites for the Department of Defense. Two of these satellites are part of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) CubeSat Networked Communications Experiment (CNCE) Block 1. The two CubeSats are on a 90-day mission to demonstrate networked …

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Virgin Orbit gears up for fall launch and a busy 2022

Virgin orbit is gearing up for a third launch this year – and an even busier year 2022. The company successfully completed its second space flight in less than six months last Wednesday (June 30), putting seven small satellites into orbit on a mission called “Tubular Bells: Part 1”, based …

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Billionaire Blast-off Boys Club – TechCrunch

Max Q is TechCrunch’s weekly space newsletter. Sign up here to receive it weekly on Monday in your inbox. It’s a space race of the most forgiving genre, plus there’s a new commercial launch company in games and another gearing up for full-scale production. Additionally, Starlink is aiming for the …

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CCTV Weekly Script 07/02/21

–This is the script for CNBC’s report for CCTV in China on July 2, 2021, Friday. Recently, the cases of Covid-19 in Britain have again increased. The easing planned for June 21 has been postponed to July 19. At this critical moment, the Health Secretary was hastily replaced after some …

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Virgin Orbit launches LauncherOne commercial service

Virgin Orbit Launches Commercial LauncherOne Service | Aviation Week Network https://aviationweek.com/themes/custom/particle/dist/app-drupal/assets/awn-logo.svg Skip to main content An elated Richard Branson, right, founder of Virgin Orbiter, congratulates company CEO Dan Hart on LauncherOne’s successful business debut. Credit: Virgin Orbit webcast LONG BEACH, Calif .– Virgin Orbit put seven satellites into orbit on …

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