Space Launch System got propulsion – Aerojet Rocketdyne awarded with contract

Aerojet Rocketdyne will provide engines for new NASA rocket – Space Launch System. NASA is still on schedule with their new heavy rocket (about SLS program You can read here). Lately (on 23 November 2015) it was announced that specified engine was chosen as main propulsion for Space Launch System. It seems that new launch system, […]

China catch up in space plane race – scramjet spaceplane successful flight announced

In October China announced success in tests of their scramjet hypersonic experimental plane. Probably there is no better summary of Chinese approaches to aerospace industry in recent years, than words of Professor Wang Zhenguo (National University of Defense Technology), one of nine winners of  second Feng Ru awards (granted by Chinese Society for Aeronautics and Astronautics): “The Chinese […]