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Orbex scouting for space rocket launch site in Scotland

Orbex plans to launch small payloads from a site in Scotland

Scotland: the land of mist and mountains long associated with kilts, bagpipes, haggis ... and now space launches. Timed to coincide with the Queen's Speech to Parliament, British startup Orbex announced that it will build a new 2,000 m² (21,500 ft²) rocket production facility in Scotland and is scouting for a launch site on the north coast of the country to send small payloads into low Earth orbit.

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Category: Space

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  • Launch
  • Rocket
  • Scotland
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