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A small-rocket maker is running a different kind of space race

11 mins | Feb 11, 2020
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Have you heard of the start-up, Astra? No? Good. Here is the inside scoop. Astra has been operating in secret since 2017; preparing to launch satellites into orbit in record time - and the Pentagon’s R&D arm might have a paycheque ready for them. Ashlee Vance, writing in Bloomberg Businessweek, reports.
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