Virgin Orbit to demonstrate air-launch flexibility on upcoming mission – SpaceNews

Virgin Orbit to demonstrate air launch flexibility on upcoming mission

ORLANDO, Fla. — Virgin Orbit is preparing to launch a set of smallsats as both a demonstration of the flexibility of its air-launch system and its ability to increase its cadence of launches. Virgin Orbit’s next LauncherOne mission, called “Above the Clouds” by the company, is now scheduled for Jan. 13 after a one-day delay … Read more

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