ABL Space Systems isi anunta intrarea pe piata micilor lansatoare. Partea 1

ABL Space Systems a semnat recent cu Lockheed Martin un contract care prevede pana la 26 de lansari operate pentru gigantul american intr-o prima etapa (2021 – 2026), plus o clauza aditionala care include in etapa a doua (2026-2029) alte 32 de zboruri. 
Valoarea contractului nu a fost anuntata public, insa, avand in vedere costul oficial pe zbor de circa 12 milioane de dolari, vorbim de sute de milioane dolari, bineinteles repartizati in transe, pe masura evolutiei serviciului. Ei se adauga celor 219 milioane de dolari (in doua runde de 49 milioane si respectiv 170 de milioane) atrasi de la investitori, printre care se regaseste si Lockheed Martin. La un calcul simplu asta inseamna 58 de zboruri in doar 8 ani, pentru un singur client, ceea ce, daca se va indeplini, va transforma ABL ... [Read more]
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