Lockheed, ATK announce Falcon 1 competitor

Lockheed Martin and Alliant Techsystems have announced a partnership for providing from 2012 a new ‘C’ version of the Athena rocket using ATK’s Castor 30 solid rocket motor and new electronics. Its low Earth orbit payload capability is about 1,700kg...

SPACEX: No rocket damage link to Razaksat delay

Space Exploration Technologies has responded to Hyperbola’s enquiry about the last minute announcement of the delay to the company’s first commercial launch with its Falcon 1 rocket, scheduled for 20 April, and denied there is any damage to the rocket: We...