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By Carol Vaughn — Gov. Ralph Northam in a press conference Thursday announced retired U.S. Air Force Major General Roosevelt “Ted” Mercer will be the next chief executive officer and executive director of the Virginia Commercial Space Flight Authority, also called Virginia Space. Mercer will assume the role on Aug. 1,...
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By Linda Cicoira -- The kinks have been worked out of Rocket Lab’s site plans for the Wallops Research Park, approval has been obtained for all but the lighting, and construction is expected to begin in a month or two, Accomack County officials said this week.  The New Zealand-based company...