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Rocket Lab to recuperate Electron booster from ocean after Saturday launch – The Shepherd of the Hills Gazette

Rocket Lab will fish another booster out of the sea this weekend, if all goes according to plan.The California-based company aims to recover the first

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Rocket Lab will fish another booster out of the sea this weekend, if all goes according to plan.
The California-based company aims to recover the first stage of the Electron rocket that launches its next mission, which is currently targeted to lift off no earlier than Saturday (May 15) from New Zealand. That flight will be the 20th overall for the 58-foot-tall (18 meters) Electron, so the company calls it “Running Out of Toes.”
Rocket Lab has performed an ocean recovery once before in November 2020,…

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