Firefly gears up for second Alpha launch

WASHINGTON — Firefly Aerospace is making ready for the second launch of its Alpha rocket in late August or early September, hoping {that a} profitable mission can allow a “step change” in... Read more »

Astra prepares for next launch after identifying cause of August launch failure

WASHINGTON — Small launch car firm Astra has recognized the reason for an August launch failure and says it can make its subsequent try as quickly as late this month. In an... Read more »

Firefly Aerospace’s Alpha rocket ready for first launch

COLORADO SPRINGS — Firefly Aerospace is able to make its first orbital launch try subsequent week as the corporate balances a transition to operations with plans to develop new rockets and spacecraft.... Read more »

Three companies win NASA small launch contracts

WASHINGTON — Three small launch automobile builders gained a mixed $16.7 million in NASA contracts as a part of an effort to help the event of latest launch automobiles. Astra House, Firefly... Read more »

Relativity Space raises $500 million

WASHINGTON — Small launch automobile startup Relativity House has raised a $500 million funding spherical that the corporate says will allow it to speed up its long-term imaginative and prescient of reshaping... Read more »