Neowin News Feed for: Rocket lab lab/ Neowin News Feed for: Rocket lab en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 TWIRL 12: Remains of Chinese rocket land in sea after space station launch <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The upcoming week of rocket launches is fairly routine, SpaceX is hoping to launch more Starlink satellites and Virgin Galactic could also fly its SpaceShipTwo-class VSS Unity rocketplane. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sun, 09 May 2021 15:08:01 +0000 TWIRL 6: Blue Origin prepares for a human space flight <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The next week will feature an interesting launch from Blue Origin, the firm owned by Amazon&#039;s Jeff Bezos. Astronauts will practice getting aboard the craft ready for a crewed mission in the future. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sun, 28 Mar 2021 15:42:01 +0000 Rocket Lab to launch more BlackSky satellites in new deal <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Rocket Lab has signed a new deal with BlackSky which will see it launch nine satellites for the company across five launches. It comes after a BlackSky satellite was launched by the firm this week. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 26 Mar 2021 01:30:02 +0000 TWIRL 5: Starship SN11 could launch sometime this week <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>SpaceX is planning to launch its Starship SN11 sometime this week. The firm still hasn&#039;t performed a perfect landing of the craft but it has been improving its technique after each test. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sun, 21 Mar 2021 17:02:01 +0000 TWIRL 4: Firefly Aerospace Alpha rocket set for maiden flight <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In the upcoming week, we have several rocket launches due. The most interesting will be the maiden flight of Firefly Aerospace&#039;s Alpha rocket which is launching from Vandenberg AFB. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sun, 14 Mar 2021 09:18:01 +0000 TWIRL 3: Rocket Lab to attempt launch of delayed mission <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>There are four planned rocket launches this week, two from SpaceX, one from Rocket Lab, and another from the Chinese National Space Administration. Rocket Lab&#039;s mission was delayed from last week. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sun, 07 Mar 2021 20:16:02 +0000 Rocket Lab releases plans for reusable Neutron rocket <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Rocket Lab has announced plans for its upcoming Neutron rocket which will deliver larger satellites to space, go to other planets and launch with human crews. Neutron will be partially reusable too. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 01 Mar 2021 15:24:01 +0000 TWIRL 2: SpaceX's Starship SN10 could take flight <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>There are three rocket launches expected this week. Rocket Lab is launching several satellites, Iran is re-attempting to launch its Pars 1 satellite, and SpaceX will try to land Starship SN10. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sun, 28 Feb 2021 20:12:01 +0000 Rocket Lab launch fails during Max-Q, Electron rocket and all payload lost <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Electron rocket experienced unexpected stress during Max-Q causing a total loss of the rocket and all seven payloads, including Earth-imaging satellites by Canon and Planet, that were on board. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Ather Fawaz) Sun, 05 Jul 2020 09:42:02 +0000 This week in science: say good-bye to Jurassic Park; coral reef bleaching; new NASA mission <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Paleontologists have reanalyzed the collagen from fossils and determined that Jurassic Park may never exist; Great Barrier Reef bleaching is worse than ever; and NASA&#039;s first neutron star mission. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Gabriel Nunes) Sun, 04 Jun 2017 22:14:01 +0000 World's first rocket launch with a 3D printed engine blasts off from New Zealand <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>It was the first launch from a private site, and the first from New Zealand, and the first time a rocket was launched using a 3D printed engine, which was also manufactured in just 24 hours. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Richard Tyr Blewitt) Tue, 30 May 2017 16:20:01 +0000