Rocket Lab stories
Synspective set to launch StriX-3 satellite in March
Synspective's StriX-3 satellite, intended for full-scale constellation operations, is scheduled for a March launch from Rocket Lab's NZ complex.
The four business models for professional services firms and their benchmarks for success
Diving deep into what you should be measuring and what the benchmarks are, you’ll leave this article with a fresh new approach to the way you run your business.
Rocket Lab chooses Siemens to aid in next phase of growth
Rocket Lab plans to implement Siemens hi-tech industrial software to help digitally manage the lifecycle needs of the business.
Rocket Lab joins Skills Bright Sparks to inspire Kiwi kids
Rocket Lab partners with the Skills Bright Sparks competition to encourage young Kiwis to pursue careers in space exploration and innovation.
Rocket Lab will reuse its rockets for future launches
Rocket Lab aims to reuse Electron rockets, starting with ocean recovery and helicopter capture.
Fleet Space announces three million sensors on its satellite IoT network
Fleet Space's Project Galaxy hits 1M device sign-ups for IoT network in a day, with millions more waiting.
With a mighty roar, Rocket Lab blasts off to space
Success! It definitely was business time for Rocket Lab yesterday as its Electron launch vehicle blasted off from the Māhia Peninsula yesterday (November 11).
AU startup hitches a ride to space with Rocket Lab
Rocket Lab and Australian IoT startup Fleet Space Technologies have signed a contract to launch two Proxima IoT satellites this month.
William Shatner opens Rocket Lab's latest NZ base
William Shatner launches Rocket Lab's Auckland site, aiming for weekly rocket production.
LeoLabs space-tracking tech is coming to Central Otago
Central Otago is going to become home to one of the first radars in the Southern Hemisphere to track small satellites and space debris.
Canterbury Uni researcher on a mission to advance rocket technology
University of Canterbury researchers are using algorithms to predict fuel movement in rockets, making launches faster and cheaper.
Soul Machines and Rocket Lab founders to be recognised at Kea Awards
The Awards are an opportunity to recognise the very best among New Zealand’s community of Kiwi innovators, entrepreneurs and business leaders.
Rocket Lab preparing to launch miniature NASA satellites
The launch will carry research and development payloads from NASA and educational institutions that will conduct a variety of new, on-orbit science.
It's business time, Rocket Lab prepares for its first commercial launch
Rocket Lab sets a 14-day window for its 1st commercial launch, 'It's Business Time', breaking new ground in space.
Rocket Lab deploys NZ-built and designed satellite into orbit
The Humanity Star will orbit the Earth for approximately 9 months before its orbit starts to decay and it's pulled back into Earth’s gravity.
Rocket Lab’s test flight reaches orbit and deploys payloads
Rocket Lab currently has five Electron vehicles in production, with the next launch expected to take place in early 2018.
Rocket Lab announces second test launch window on Mahia Peninsula
Still Testing is the second of three test launches planned from Launch Complex 1 ahead of commercial operations.
Callaghan Innovation congratulates NZ Innovation Awards winners
NZ's top innovators honoured, Rocket Lab soars with Callaghan backing.
Rocket Lab to fly Planet and Spire satellites on second test flight
Rocket Lab's 'Still Testing' set to propel Planet and Spire satellites, boosting Earth observation and analytics capabilities.
Contractor equipment at fault for Rocket Lab Electron launch termination
The issue has been resolved and Rocket Lab has authorised the production of four additional launch vehicles as it prepares for commercial operations.
Rocketlab’s Peter Beck inducted into World Entrepreneur Hall of Fame
Rocketlab launched their first rocket into space last month and it’s viewed around the world as a very serious player in the rocket business.
How Callaghan Innovation's $244m revenue is shaping Kiwi innovation
Callaghan Innovation's 2015-2016 Annual Report is scheduled for Parliament, and it puts forward some of the most grand successes for Kiwi innovation.
Rocket Lab gets Airways tick of approval to launch electron rocket
Airways NZ approves regular rocket launches from Rocket Lab, including creating 'special use airspace' for their electron rocket.
Space Jam? Not in this universe…
A man of the universe with star credibility to match, when Rocket Lab founder Peter Beck says there’s space in space, he means it.