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Rocket Report: Japanese spaceplane, GEO downturn, Block 5 results good

5 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

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Welcome to Edition 1.17 of the Rocket Report! This week, we discuss a lot of new launch contracts, a Japanese plan to build a suborbital spaceplane, and Chinese plans to develop a potentially recoverable payload fairing. Also, check the launch schedule. Three launches in three days!
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