NASA completes series of engine tests for next big rocket

NASA completes series of engine tests for next big rocket

The US space agency NASA has on Thursday succesfully completed the first developmental test series on the RS-25 rocket engine that will power the upcoming Space Launch System (SLS).

According to NASA, the test series wrapped up with a seventh hot fire test of the RS-25 engine, in which the engine burned for 535 seconds.

According to NASA, the test series wrapped up with a seventh hot fire test of a developmental RS-25 engine on the A-1 Test Stand, in which the engine burned for a full-duration 535 seconds.

The tests were carried out at the NASA’s Stennis Space Center in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi.
[NASA]

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