Commercial Spaceflight And The Dawning Age of NewSpace

Today’s news: One more step | XCOR Aerospace blog

See on Scoop.itThe NewSpace Daily

We are excited to announce the most recent major milestone in our Lynx engine program, truly a part of aviation and space history: a 67-second fully pump-fed firing of our XR-5K18 rocket engine (and the first firing of a full piston pump-powered rocket engine in history).


For details, do read the release. Here we will just say that we believe this is leading toward a new era of fully reusable and reliable spacecraft.

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