Tag: Orbex

Orbex unveils first full-scale prototype of biofuel rocket

Orbex unveils first full-scale prototype of biofuel rocket

May 11, 2022 |

In the UK, Orbex has unveiled the first full-scale prototype of the Prime orbital space rocket on its dedicated launch pad publicly for the first time. The unveiling of the first of a new generation of European launch vehicles – designed to launch a new category of very small satellites to orbit – represents a […]

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Sky rockets in flight, biofuels delight! The bioLPG story, Orbex’s biofuel powered space rocket and more

Sky rockets in flight, biofuels delight! The bioLPG story, Orbex’s biofuel powered space rocket and more

October 24, 2021 |

Out of this world things are happening in the United Kingdom with the news from Orbex that their Prime space rocket will have a 96% lower carbon footprint than comparable space launch programs thanks to their use of bioLPG from Calor and they are committed to offsetting all residual carbon emissions from launch operations. Calor’s […]

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