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Weather again delays launch of Rocket Labs Electron rocket …

Weather again delays launch of Rocket Labs Electron rocket …

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

SpaceNews Weather again delays launch of Rocket Lab's Electron rocket … SpaceNews Wind conditions at the company's New Zealand launch site subsided to allow the rocket to roll out to the launch pad, but the company said concerns about … and more » …

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Weather again delays launch of Rocket Labs Electron rocket …

Weather again delays launch of Rocket Labs Electron rocket …

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

SpaceNews Weather again delays launch of Rocket Lab's Electron rocket … SpaceNews Wind conditions at the company's New Zealand launch site subsided to allow the rocket to roll out to the launch pad, but the company said concerns about … and more » …

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Weather again delays launch of Rocket Labs Electron rocket

Weather again delays launch of Rocket Labs Electron rocket

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

SpaceNews Weather again delays launch of Rocket Lab's Electron rocket SpaceNews Wind conditions at the company's New Zealand launch site subsided to allow the rocket to roll out to the launch pad, but the company said concerns about “triboelectrification,” or static electric charges as the rocket passed through high-level clouds … and more » …

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Watch: New angle of Rocket Lab rocket disappearing into the sky in awesome display of power

Watch: New angle of Rocket Lab rocket disappearing into the sky in awesome display of power

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Watch: New angle of Rocket Lab rocket disappearing into the sky in awesome display of power TVNZ The media could not be loaded, either because the server or network failed or because the format is not supported. If you continue to have issues please refer to our help section: http://tvnz.co. nz /tvnz-corporate-comms/feedback-form-4935039 – Refresh … [...]

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Rocket Lab go for lift-off from Mahia and announces a launch window

Rocket Lab go for lift-off from Mahia and announces a launch window

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

New Zealand Herald Rocket Lab go for lift-off from Mahia and announces a launch window New Zealand Herald Rocket Lab is just about go for launch, announcing a 10-day lift off attempt window from next week. The New Zealand -US company says a test launch window has been set down from May 22 at its [...]

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Rocket Lab will try to launch its experimental rocket for the first time later this month

Rocket Lab will try to launch its experimental rocket for the first time later this month

| May 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Verge Rocket Lab will try to launch its experimental rocket for the first time later this month The Verge Rocket Lab's Launch Complex 1 on New Zealand's Mahia Peninsula . Photo: Rocket Lab . Standing just over 55 feet high, the Electron is a much smaller orbital rocket compared to other heavyweight commercial launchers [...]

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Rocket Lab sets date for first Electron launch

Rocket Lab sets date for first Electron launch

| May 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

SpaceNews Rocket Lab sets date for first Electron launch SpaceNews WASHINGTON — Rocket Lab , the U.S. – New Zealand company developing the Electron small launch vehicle, plans to carry out its first flight in a window that opens May 21. The company announced May 14 that a 10-day window for the first Electron launch [...]

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Electron rocket nears debut launch from New Zealand

Electron rocket nears debut launch from New Zealand

| May 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Florida Today Electron rocket nears debut launch from New Zealand – Florida Today Florida Today Cape Canaveral-based Moon Express will be among those closely watching the debut, as soon as this Sunday, of a new commercial rocket launching from a … and more » …

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Maiden Flight for Rocket Labs Mini Launcher Nears

Maiden Flight for Rocket Labs Mini Launcher Nears

| May 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Space.com Maiden Flight for Rocket Lab's Mini Launcher Nears Space.com On Monday (May 15), the FAA issued a license for Rocket Lab to launch three test flights of its Electron rocket from Mahia Peninsula , located in Hawke's Bay on the east coast of New Zealand's North Island. The 10-day launch window opens at 5 [...]

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Geothermal resource find on South Island, New Zealand

Geothermal resource find on South Island, New Zealand

| May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

ThinkGeoEnergy Geothermal resource find on South Island, New Zealand ThinkGeoEnergy The New Zealand Herald reported on May 18th that University of Otago researchers have made a surprise discovery of a tremendous geothermal resource that could transform the West Coast's economy. Geothermal discovery on West Coast New Zealand Herald all 3 news articles » …

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