Industry News Update – Week of 11/12/2018:

Last week, Rocket Lab successfully completed its first commercial launch.

SpaceX plans to launch 1,584 satellites in space as part of its Starlink project which is roughly a third of the number of satellites that company planned to launch originally.

Jay Walder was appointed as Virgin Hyperloop One's new CEO. Walder previously led Motivate, a bike-sharing company that was acquired by Lyft.

The news articles and links presented below are available for your reference:

ROCKET LAB

"Rocket Lab is in Business with its First Commercial Launch"

SPACEX

"SpaceX’s Starlink Aims to Put Over a Thousand of its Communications Satellites in Super-low Orbit"

VIRGIN HYPERLOOP ONE

"Virgin Hyperloop One has a New CEO and Board Chairman"