Virgin Orbit's first rocket drop test was a success
A real launch could happen before summer is over.
Virgin Orbit preps the LauncherOne rocket for its first drop test
The company has been conducting captive carry tests over the past eight months.
Three teams will compete for millions in DARPA's rocket launch challenge
One mystery competitor wishes to remain anonymous.
Virgin Orbit will launch satellites from Guam
The island's close proximity to the equator makes it an ideal launch site.