2017 – Suborbital Payload Launch – Snapshot

Compared to suborbital payload launch activities the previous year, 2017 was a relatively quiet year. The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) continued work with its Experimental Spaceplane (XS-1) program. By the middle of 2017, DARPA selected Boeing to complete design work for XS...

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