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Rocket Lab Returns To Flight Less in Than Two Months
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Rocket Lab Returns To Flight Less in Than Two Months

Launching rockets is serious business. The market is predominantly filled by massive government contractors. As well as the $28 Billion Space X and lift off for the Falcon 9. They all put satellites the size of school buses into orbit around the earth. But there's a new side to this industry Going smaller with the Rockets could lead to a new big business Rocket Lab. A 12-year-old company based in New Zealand and in California, valued at over $1 billion. Wants to do just that and launch, a lot Had to be, you know. Launched affordably and launched frequently, everything is about that. The company's electron rocket comes at a price tag of $5.7 million dollars. A fraction of the $50 million or more it costs to launch a larger Rocket Lab's not trying to compete with those big Rockets. It's tar...