Max Q: A very Virginia affair

Hello and welcome back to Max Q!
In this issue:
Rocket Lab enters a new era with Virginia launch
SpaceX moves closer to Starship’s first orbital flight test
News from Quindar, AstroForge and more
Rocket Lab’s Electron lifts off from U.S. soil for the first time
Rocket Lab — and the United States — got a major win this week with the company’s first Electron rocket launch from Virginia. The mission, aptly titled “Virginia is for Launch Lovers,” provides a major boost for the company as it seeks to increase launch cadence and provide rapid, “on-demand”