Elon Musk’s biggest space competitor isn’t Bezos, it’s a rocket that plays ‘hungry, hungry hippo’

In rockets, size definitely matters. Rocket Lab’s rocket, Electron, is much, much smaller than SpaceX’s Falcon 9. Standing just 60 feet tall with a diameter of less than 4 feet, Electron can only carry a maximum of 660 pounds to orbit. By comparison, SpaceX’s workhorse Falcon 9 is 230 feet tall, 12 feet across, and capable of carrying up to … Read more

“Eric Zemmour is neither an adversary, nor a partner, he is a competitor”, assures Marine Le Pen

Find here all of our live #LEPEN 08:51 : “Hunting is a popular pastime. (…) Hunting should not be prohibited. Now there is a problem”, recognizes Marine Le Pen, after several deadly incidents. “We must sit around the table” to discuss, advocates the candidate, who does not propose any new measures. 08h31 : 🗣️ Marine … Read more

SpaceX says its UK competitor is trying to slow consumer access to Starlink’s high-speed internet

Sent: October 17, 2021 00:12 GMT Starlink is already offering limited service in the UK while OneWeb is testing its services ahead of a planned launch later this year. SpaceX blames its UK competitor OneWeb In an effort to slow the adoption of satellite Internet services, which were designed to fill the gaps in global … Read more

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Competitor Analysis Report

The Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market size was estimated at USD 25. 71 Billion in 2020 and expected to reach USD 29. 53 Billion in 2021, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) 15. 20% to reach USD 60. New York, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Unmanned … Read more

SpaceX Competitor Rocket Lab (RKLB) Termed the “Highest Quality Space Asset To Enter the Public Market So Far,” and Retail Investors Are Taking Note

Rocket Lab (NASDAQ:RKLB), a SpaceX competitor that specializes in manufacturing small satellites, is finally catching the eye of investors amid a slew of positive pronouncements from Wall Street titans. For the uninitiated, Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket is the 2nd most popular launch vehicle in the US and the 4th most popular globally. The rocket is … Read more

Chinese SpaceX Competitor Watches Its Rocket Fail For Second Time

Hyperbola-1 launched into the air on August 3. Unfortunately, something went wrong and the rocket failed to reach orbit. Here’s what happened. i-Space recently conducted a launch of its Hyperbola-1 rocket, but unfortunately, the launch ended up being a complete failure. i-Space is a private space exploration company based in Beijing and is often seen as … Read more

SpaceX competitor Rocket Lab makes first Electron booster splashdown

The booster will deploy a parachute on its return to Earth. Rocket Lab Rocket Lab is following in the footsteps of SpaceX by going to some pretty dramatic lengths to recycle its rockets. The startup with facilities in the US and New Zealand recovered the first-stage booster from one of its Electron rockets for the … Read more

Beginning of July ’21 with OneWeb. Competitor SpaceX is keeping pace with the construction of the super constellation

Despite last year’s serious financial problems, the British satellite company OneWeb continues to chase SpaceX in building its own telecommunications superconstellation, maintaining a monthly launch interval. Another such successful flight was carried out at the beginning of July this year. with the involvement of Arianespace and Roscosmos, placing the eighth set of 36 identical satellites … Read more