Rocket to Launch From Kodiak Friday

Jacob Resneck, KMXT – Kodiak

Friday’s launch at the Kodiak Launch Complex will be the first rocket in almost two years for the Alaska Aerospace Corporation. The state-owned corporation’s primary customer has been the military, although this spring it lost its lucrative missile defense contract. Now the corporation is reportedly asking for millions in state funding to not only expand but stay open for the next four years.

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