Europe’s largest space launch company is cruising to the first launch of its new Ariane 6 in 2020, with ongoing questions about whether that vehicle can remain viable in a rapidly changing market.  And while Arianespace’s CEO Stephane Israel defends the Ariane 6’s versatility within different segments of the market, he says European space ministers will need a dose of “ambition” as they consider the future for European launch, given the level of U.S. ...

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