BREAKING: Rocket Lab chooses Wallops as its U.S. launch site

WALLOPS ISLAND, Virginia — Rocket Lab announced Wednesday that it has chosen the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia for its U.S. launch site. The company currently launches its Electron rockets from New Zealand.

Follow SpaceNews senior staff writer Jeff Foust for live coverage of the announcement. His full story will be posted here this afternoon.