Private Space Industry 2017 - Launch Providers

Posted by Andrej Ciganj on Friday, Dec 08, 2017
SpaceShipOne - first privately funded vehicle to reach the Karman line - 100km height

Old government funded companies are in decline as the new generation of private launch providers enters the market. This time the focus is on efficiency. Let’s see what else do they bring to the table...

The Orbital Sciences Antares Rocket Launch Fails

Posted by Matija Hanževački on Thursday, Oct 30, 2014
(Photo : NASA / Getty Images) The Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket

The fifth Orbital Sciences Antares rocket exploded on impact just 24 seconds after liftoff from Wallops Island, Virginia on October 28, 2014, and triggered a pretty big response in the media. These launch failures are mostly rare and quite costly, but still relatively normal in the rocket industry.

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