LOS ANGELES – New Zealand and U.S.-based sounding rocket and launch vehicle developer Rocket Lab has secured a further round of financing which will enable it to complete work on the Electron launch system and allow commercial operations to begin as early as 2016. In addition to the financing package, Lockheed Martin also announced it will make "a strategic investment" in Rocket Lab. The Series B financing round is led by Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP) with participation ...

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