• Rocket Report: SpaceX fires up seven Raptors; SpinLaunch raises big funding round

    14 days ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / ArianeGroup seeks European funding to develop a reusable third stage for its launch vehicles.
    Welcome to Edition 5.11 of the Rocket Report! Apologies for the lack of a report last week, but I was on assignment with the crew of the forthcoming Polaris Dawn mission. The upside is that this week's edition is extra-long-running to 2,500 words.
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