As Europe ramps up its efforts in launching commercial rockets into space, Elche-based startup PLD Space wants to put Spain on the map. The company plans to launch the first private reusable rocket from Western Europe. Named after a famous breed of bull in Spains bullfighting tradition, the Miura 1 rocket is set for its maiden voyage later this year, although the launch date hasnt been specified. Miura 1 was unveiled on March 11, touted by Spains Prime Minister as an important development that will put the country at the vanguard of this emerging but potent industry. Welcome MIURA 1…

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