ABL Space Systems

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ABL Space Systems
El Segundo California
ProductsRS1 launch vehicle, E2 rocket engine
Number of employees

ABL Space Systems is a private American aerospace manufacturer headquartered in El Segundo, California. It was founded in 2017 by former SpaceX engineers with the goal of simple, cheap satellite launches. [1] [2] It is currently developing the RS1 launch vehicle, aiming for a price of 12 million dollars per launch. It is currently planning the first orbital launch of the RS1 in 2021. [3]

The company has received funding from several investors, including Lockheed Martin and the United States Air Force.[4][5]


  1. "Company". ABL Space Systems. Retrieved 2020-12-08.
  2. "Rocket". ABL Space Systems. Retrieved 2020-12-08.
  3. "Small Satellite Launch Startup ABL Space System Raises $49M, First Mission Set for 2021". dot.LA. 2020-08-03. Retrieved 2020-12-08.
  4. Company, ABL Space Systems. "ABL Space Systems Receives Lockheed Martin Strategic Investment". www.prnewswire.com. Retrieved 2020-12-08.
  5. "Small launch startup ABL secures over $90 million in new funding and Air Force contracts". SpaceNews. 2020-08-03. Retrieved 2020-12-08.

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