Rocket Lab

Rocket Lab's orbital launch vehicle, Electron, is poised to change the space industry by providing affordable, high-frequency launches for the emerging small satellite market. Rocket Lab’s mission is to remove the barriers to commercial space by providing frequent launch opportunities to low Earth orbit. Rocket Lab has delivered a range of complete rocket systems and technologies for fast and affordable payload deployment.
Company Growth (employees)
Huntington Beach, US
Size (employees)
53 (est)+4%
Rocket Lab was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Huntington Beach, US

Key People at Rocket Lab

Peter Beck

Peter Beck


Rocket Lab Office Locations

Rocket Lab has offices in Huntington Beach and Auckland
Huntington Beach, US (HQ)
14520 Delta Ln
Auckland, NZ
3 A Airpark Dr

Rocket Lab Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$75 m

Latest funding size

$75 m

Time since last funding

3 months


Rocket Lab's latest funding round in March 2017 was reported to be $75 m. In total, Rocket Lab has raised $75 m. Rocket Lab's latest valuation is reported to be $1 b.

Rocket Lab Financial Metrics

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Market valuation

1 b

Rocket Lab Operating Metrics

Mar, 2016

Payload, kg


Nominal Sun-Sync Orbit, km


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