Biodiesel rocket flight planned for 7 March

credit Flometrics / caption: the vernier rocket engine was fired for 6s in January 2009 Flometrics’ Steve Harrington is planning to test fly his biodiesel rocket this Saturday. A successful static firing test of a vernier rocket engine using the...

What next for Ares I-X?

credit NASA / caption: when will we see Ares I-X lift off?The 11 February edition of the NASA Ares I-X newsletter Blast gives a timetable for activities over the next 90-days for the Constellation programme’s first test flight. Go through to the extended section...