9 Jun 2018

Peter Beck - Rocket Lab founder wins Sir Peter Blake medal

From Saturday Morning, 9:28 am on 9 June 2018

The founder and CEO of Rocket Lab, Peter Beck, is one of six medalists in this year's Sir Peter Blake Leadership Awards, announced June 8. Rocket Lab successfully launched its first rocket into orbit in January, and now plans another in late June dubbed 'It's Business Time', with preparations well underway. If successful, it will be the company's first commercial launch. Beck talks to Kim about what the company is planning for its second major foray into space.