UK and US to Launch Joint Mission Aboard United Kingdom’s First Orbital Launch Supported by Virgin Orbit
Satellite launch company Virgin Orbit (Nasdaq: VORB) announces today that a joint mission between the United Kingdom’s Defense Science and Technology Laboratory and the United States Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) is expected to be lofted on the first space launch out of Spaceport Cornwall later this year. The government agencies’ joint Coordinated Ionospheric Reconstruction CubeSat […]
Cosmic Shielding Corporation to Test Plasteel Radiation Shielding Technology aboard Space Forge Satellite in UK’s first sovereign launch
Space radiation management company will confirm survivability of revolutionary composite while exposed to the vacuum of space Cosmic Shielding Corporation has reached an agreement with Space Forge to test Cosmic Shielding’s radiation shielding technology aboard Space Forge’s new small class vehicle. The ForgeStar-0 will be launching on Virgin Orbit’s LauncherOne this Summer from Spaceport Cornwall. Space […]
A new round-trip commercial space transportation service due in 2022, backed by the ESA, will enable companies to manufacture in space very pure and more capable materials, discover new pharmaceutical drugs and bring them back for use on Earth.