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March 26, 2019 | Source: spaceflightnow.com, Spaceflight Now, Stephen Clark, 16 March 2019
Delta 4 Rocket Launches Air Force’s 10th WGS Broadband Satellite
United Launch Alliance placed a new satellite in orbit with a fiery Friday night blastoff from Cape Canaveral, using a version of the Delta 4 rocket that is nearing retirement to...
October 26, 2018
The Pintle That Will Change the World
"The ability of this pintle to simply and efficiently inject a multitude of hypergolic fuels and throttle them from five percent all the way to full throttle is very exciting. It...
August 23, 2018
JHU ERG Completes Construction and Testing of New Facility to Evaluate Performance of Rocket Engine Cooling Mixtures
The Johns Hopkins University Energetics Research Group (JHU ERG) has, with support from the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC), completed the construction and...
March 12, 2018 | Source: National Defense, nationaldefensemagazine.org, 24 January 2018, Connie Lee
Air Force Pushes Ahead With Rocket Engine Efforts
The Air Force Research Laboratory’s initiative to help lessen the service’s reliance on Russia’s RD-180 rocket engine has passed a major milestone, according to service officials...
August 14, 2017 | Source: Ars Technica, arstechnica.com, 22 February 2017, Eric Berger
NASA’s Longshot Bet on Revolutionary Plasma-Based Rockets May Pay Off
Franklin Chang-Díaz bounds up a handful of stairs and peers through a porthole cut into the side of a silver, tanker-truck-sized vacuum chamber. Inside, a blueish-purple light...
July 17, 2017 | Source: New Atlas, newatlas.com, 31 March 2017, David Szondy
From Earth to Orbit Using a Single-Stage Rocket
New Mexico-based ARCA Space Corporation has announced that it is developing the world's first Single Stage to Orbit (SSTO) launch vehicle that can deliver both a small payload and...
May 18, 2016 | Source: AFRL Propulsion Directorate, afmc.af.mil
Rocket Engine Technologies for Next Gen Launch Systems Demonstrated
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory and contractor Aerojet Rocketdyne (subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings) achieved a major milestone...
June 3, 2015 | Source: aviationweek.com
Rocket Lab Unveils Battery-Powered 3D-Printed Rocket Engine
Rocket Lab, a sounding rocket and launch vehicle company co-located in the U.S. and New Zealand, is preparing to begin testing a smallsat launcher dubbed Electron that would use...
June 3, 2015 | Source: AmeriSpace.com
New Oxygen Preburner Firings a Major Step Toward Rekindling US Hydrocarbon Rocket Engine Leadership
The U.S. Air Force (USAF) and its rocket engine contractor Aerojet Rocketdyne (AJRD) have achieved a major milestone toward a new U.S. state-of-the-art capability to develop...
November 3, 2014 | Source: www.bloomberg.com
Rocket Blast Seen Speeding End of Russian-Engine Reliance
The Antares rocket destroyed in a fireball off a Virginia launch pad could speed efforts by the U.S. space industry to end its reliance on Russian-made engines, Boeing's defense...