Founded in 2015, Orbex is Europe's leading orbital launch services company, serving the needs of the small satellite industry

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Orbex has developed one of the most advanced, low carbon, high performance micro-launch vehicles in the world, Orbex Prime.

We offer a flexible core launch service and a suite of supporting services that make life easier for customers. Our advanced launch vehicle means higher reliability, more flexible mission profile types and a regular, scheduled launch service.

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Launch Vehicle

Re-thought and re-designed orbital launch vehicle

We use a wide range of advanced materials and techniques to create each launch vehicle, including 3D printed engines and the use of carbon fibre structures and tanks

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Launch Services

Satellite launch designed for our customers

We provide flexible, reliable, dedicated and responsive orbital launch service to small satellite customers

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Orbex Prime is a remarkable feat of engineering from a British rocket company, pioneering more sustainable and innovative fuels that cut carbon emissions.

George Freeman

UK Science Minister

I am deeply impressed with the speed at which the Orbex Prime rocket was developed. It is the first full orbital micro-launcher in Europe.

Josef Aschbacher

Director General, European Space Agency (ESA)

We are on the cusp of an historic moment, with Orbex playing a leading role in generating a brand new launch capability in the UK.

Ian Annett

Deputy CEO of the UK Space Agency

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Exciting career opportunities

If you are forward-thinking, highly-motivated and focused we want you to apply to join our team developing one of the most innovative, high-tech orbital space launch vehicles in the world

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