Tag Archives: Rocket

Blue Origin – Expecting A Lot Of Launches

Blue Origin had another launch today. OK, they put a mannequin in a capsule they had launched before and did it on a reused rocket. A nice incremental step, but not really that big a deal, IMHO. Their engine build plans seem more interesting… Continue reading

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Flying Kiwis In Space!

New Zealand joins the Space Faring Nations with the launch of the Electron rocket from “Rocket Lab”. Flying Kiwis, who knew… Continue reading

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Amazon and Reusable Rocket Launch / Landing

Jeff Bezos has a win with a reusable rocket launch and landing. Then some comments per Russia and our dependence on them for space gear and flights. Continue reading

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Qassam Kazzam and Laser Slayer

A thought about a ‘modest suggestion’ for Israeli anti-missile defenses discovered a reference to some existing history. Leaves me wondering the current state of the art. Continue reading

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