A Rocket Lab Electron rocket awaits takeoff in New Zealand.
Rocket Lab, one of the more whimsical newcomers to the commercial space game, says it is ready for its first mission of 2021.
The startup, with facilities in the United States and New Zealand, will launch one of its Electron rockets into orbit as early as Friday evening Pacific time. The mission is the 18th for Rocket Lab and has been named Another One Leaves the Crust.
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