Rocket Lab’s Electron Booster Orbits Four Satellites

Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket successfully orbited four small satellites on Monday from its launch complex on the Mahia Peninsula in New Zealand,

Rocket Lab’s eighth mission carried four satellites, including: a Cubesat for French maritime surveillance company UNSEENLABS ; BlackSky’s Global-4 Earth-imaging satellite; and two U.S. Air Force Space Command experimental satellites designed to test new propulsion, power, communications, and drag technologies.