German Rocket Startup ISAR Aerospace

ISAR Aerospace is a 3-year-old German rocket startup. They are making small rockets in the Rocketlab size class. ISAR’s rocket is called Spectrum. It is a two-stage launch vehicle that is specifically designed for satellite constellation deployment. Payload capabilities of up to 1’000kg to low-earth orbit and a multi-ignition second stage engine enable flexible access …

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SpaceX SN17 Has Orbital Heat Shield

SpaceX SN17 Starship has an orbital heat shield. This indicates that SpaceX is expecting to rapidly progress to higher altitude flights. SpaceX is expecting they might be only two months away from an orbital test flight of Starship. SOURCES – what about it? Boca Chica Gal Written By Brian Wang, Nextbigfuture.com Brian WangBrian Wang is …

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China Copy of SpaceX Super Heavy Starship is in Video and Powerpoint

SpaceX presented a version of a fully reusable two-stage Super Heavy rocket in 2016. It was the Interplanetary Transport System. China has now presented a video of a fully reusable two-stage super-heavy rocket. China’s video is more cartoonlike. China will have to upgrade its rendering for a more photorealistic video. You can compare the videos. …

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