Firefly Space System Tests Its Rocket Engine For First Time

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Firefly Space System Tests Its Rocket Engine For First Time

Postby OverTheTop » Sat Sep 12, 2015 8:37 pm

AIAA Daily Launch 11SEP2015
Firefly Space System Tests Its Rocket Engine For First Time.

The Austin (TX) Business Journal (9/10, Theis, Subscription Publication) “Techflash” blog reports that Firefly Space System successfully ground-tested “its first rocket engine design” on Tuesday, “the first in a long line of tests necessary before the [Firefly Alpha] rocket can be used to loft payloads into low-Earth orbit.”

Article Here:
http://www.bizjournals.com/austin/blog/ ... ocket.html
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Launch Vehicle Details Here:
http://www.fireflyspace.com/vehicles/firefly-a
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