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Iridium picks Relativity Space as on-demand single satellite launch partner

Wednesday 24 June 2020 | 15:52 CET | News
Relativity Space announced that Iridium Communications signed a launch contract to deliver satellites to orbit. The contract includes flexible timing for up to six dedicated launches to deploy Iridium's ground spare satellites to Low Earth Orbit (LEO). The launches will take place on an as-needed basis, determined by Iridium and using 'Relativity's Terran 1' 3D printed launch vehicle. Launches are planned for no earlier than 2023.

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Companies: Iridium / Relativity Space / Wing
Countries: World
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