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Showing posts with label United Launch Alliance. Show all posts
Showing posts with label United Launch Alliance. Show all posts

Monday, March 6, 2017

Aerospace test site planned in north Alabama


Aerospace test site planned in north Alabama


Article Excerpt: "... An official with Dynetics Inc. says the Huntsville-based contractor could construct a more than $14 million aerospace test facility near Decatur. It would be built on United Launch Alliance property, with construction starting as early as August ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Sen. McCain blames Sen. Shelby and others for relying on Russian rockets


Sen. McCain assails Pentagon for relying on Russian rockets


Article Excerpt: "... McCain said the Pentagon has actively sought to undermine the committee's direction to limit that risk and end the use of the Russian RD-180 engines by the end of this decade. McCain also blamed the U.S. contractor that acquires the engines, United Launch Alliance, and two senators who support the company, Richard Shelby, R-Ala., and Dick Durbin, D-Ill., for thwarting the committee's instructions ..."


Reference: www.decaturdaily.com

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Jeff Bezos' rocket company test-flies suborbital spaceship


Jeff Bezos' rocket company test-flies suborbital spaceship


Article Excerpt: "...Blue Origin, SpaceX and United Launch Alliance are all developing reusable launch systems in an effort to cut costs. Blue Origin expects to fly New Shepard dozens of times unmanned before test pilots are aboard ..."


Reference: www.reuters.com