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Rocket Report: SpaceX nabs another contract, Vector cashes in, Vulcan delay

9 monthes ago   |   By Ars Technica

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Welcome to Edition 1.23 of the Rocket Report! Lots of news from small launchers this week as Vector, Relativity, and Virgin Orbit all make moves intended to bring them closer to launch. SpaceX also had a good week, with a contract for yet another Falcon Heavy launch and a likely third flight of the same Falcon 9 booster coming soon.
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