1. Virgin Orbit Is Planning An Ambitious Mission To Mars In 2022  Forbes
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The California-based company plans to launch small scientific satellites to Mars, Venus, and the asteroid belt, opening a new window to Solar System exploration.The California-based company plans to launch small scientific satellites to Mars, Venus, and the asteroid belt, opening a new window to Solar System exploration.

Virgin Orbit Is Planning An Ambitious Mission To Mars In 2022

Virgin Orbit has big plans to send small spacecraft to Mars, as soon as 2022. The company — an offshoot of Richard Branson’s space tourism company Virgin Galactic — announced today that it is partnering with nearly a dozen Polish universities and a Polish satellite maker called SatRevolution to design up to three robotic missions to the Red Planet over the next decade.Turns out Earth orbit is not the limit

Small satellite launcher Virgin Orbit plans to send tiny vehicles to Mars - The Verge

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Virgin Orbit says it has been selected by the United Kingdom's Royal Air Force to provide launches of small satellites on short notice. The Long...LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Virgin Orbit says it has been selected by the United Kingdom's Royal Air Force to provide launches of small satellites on short notice. The Long Beach, California, company announced Friday that the first launch for...

Virgin Orbit in launch deal with UK’s Royal Air Force | The Seattle Times

“Inbox: @Virgin_Orbit joins Polish universities and nanosatellite builder @SatRevolution in creating a "Mars Consortium," with the goal of designing and launching three commercial small satellite missions to Mars no earlier than 2022. https://t.co/C0JLCfTDj6”

Michael Sheetz on Twitter: "Inbox: @Virgin_Orbit joins Polish universities and nanosatellite builder @SatRevolution in creating a "Mars Consortium," with the goal of designing and launching three commercial small satellite missions to Mars no earlier than 2022.… https://t.co/Lg2NuKEOLw"