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RS-25: NASA Tests Next Generation Rocket Engine for Mars


NASA has successfully conducted a 9-minute-long test of the RS-25 engine as part of the 7-test series of the engine for its next-generation megarocket that will take astronauts to asteroids, Mars and other deep-space missions. The RS-25 engine at Stennis Space Center in Mississippi, with four RS-25s will power the core stage of the Space Launch System (SLS) megarocket that ...

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NASA All Set to Unveil Orion Spacecraft Today

NASA’s Orion spacecraft is all set to be revealed to the world in the space agency’s first step towards sending humans to deep space on Monday. Technicians have put the finishing touches to Orion’s crew module, marking the conclusion of NASA’s efforts to build and prepare the vehicle for its maiden launch in December. "NASA is pushing the boundaries of ...

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