German small-launcher plot thickens: After OHB signing with RFA, Airbus contracts with Isar Aerospace

by Peter B. de Selding

PARIS— Startup small-launch service provider Isar Aerospace has won a launch contract, plus options, from Airbus Defence and Space for a future Earth observation satellite, a deal that Isar will add to its funding proposal to the German government.

Competitor Rocket Factory Augsburg (RFA), also competing for funding, has received a similar commitment from its shareholder, OHB SE, to launch five satellites per year with RFA

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