Live stream courtesy by RocketLab
RocketLAb is an American aerospace manufacturer with a wholly owned New Zealand subsidiary.
They set to launch its third Electron rocket. The mission, named “It’s Business Time” by virtue of a poll on the company’s Twitter, will carry satellites for three companies as well as an educational CubeSat, a testament to the appeal of the growing small sat industry.
Rocket Lab is currently targeting no earlier than 12:50 pm (00:50), Saturday 23 June NZST
for the launch of ‘It’s Business Time.
Peter Beck founded Rocket Lab in 2006 following a decade and a half of propulsion research and market development in the international space community. Peter has since established Rocket Lab in both New Zealand and the United States as a premier institute for innovative space systems. Peter is the head visionary and chief engineer behind Rocket Lab.