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NASA Achieves Rocket Engine Test Milestone Needed for Moon Missions

April 6, 2019

NASA is a step closer to returning astronauts to the Moon in the next five years following a…
NASA Picks Up Where It Left Off In 2017, Tests RS-25 Flight Controller

January 18, 2018

NASA engineers picked up this year where they left off in 2017, conducting a certification test of another…
NASA Concludes Series of Engine Tests for Next-Gen Rocket

August 28, 2015

NASA has completed the first developmental test series on the RS-25 engines that will power the agency’s new…
RS-25 Engines: Meeting the Need for Speed

August 14, 2015

Rocket engines are among the most amazing machines ever invented. That’s mainly because they have to do one…
Countdown to Deep Space Continues with Latest RS-25 Test

August 14, 2015

NASA’s countdown to deep space continued yesterday with a 535-second test of its Space Launch System (SLS) RS-25 rocket…
We have Ignition: NASA Space Launch System RS-25 Engine Fires Up for Third Test in Series

June 12, 2015

Ladies and gentlemen, NASA started their engine. An RS-25 engine fired up for 500 seconds June 11 at NASA’s Stennis…
Steamy Summer Begins for SLS with RS-25 Test

June 1, 2015

A billowing plume of steam signals a successful 450-second test of the RS-25 rocket engine May 28 at…
Some Assembly Required: The Newest RS-25 Joins the Space Launch System Family

May 29, 2015

NASA’s Space Launch System, America’s new deep space exploration rocket, has a new addition to the family with…
NASA Shaking Things Up for Space Launch System at Redstone Test Center

March 5, 2015

There’s a whole lot of shaking going on at the Redstone Test Center in Alabama for NASA’s new…
Turning up the Temperature: Mini Models Fire Up for SLS Base Heating Tests

February 2, 2015

It may be cold in upstate New York, but NASA engineers are turning up the temperature in Buffalo…
Space Launch System Booster Aimed and Ready to Fire

January 23, 2015

A full-scale version of the booster for NASA’s new rocket, the Space Launch System, is ready to fire…
New “Brain” for RS-25 Engine is No Technological Flashback to the ’80s

December 16, 2014

Take a look at your current devices. Can you imagine swapping that smartphone for a gigantic cellphone from…
NASA Achieves Key Milestone Leading to RS-25 Engine Testing

May 7, 2014

NASA engineers at Stennis Space Center near Bay St. Louis, Miss., achieved a major milestone May 1 as…
Mini Rocket Models to be Used in a Big Way for SLS Base Heating Test

March 10, 2014

To better understand the heating conditions at the base of what will be the biggest, most powerful rocket…
RS-25: The Clark Kent of Engines for the Space Launch System

September 16, 2013

In the iconic comic-book series, “Superman,” the main character, Clark Kent, looks like your average Joe. Under the…
NASA Continues Preparation for SLS Engine Testing at Stennis

August 27, 2013

Think about negotiating an intricate maze, and you begin to appreciate the challenge of designing and fabricating test…
NASA upgrades Space Launch System engine ‘Brains’

October 18, 2012

America’s next heavy-lift rocket needs a strong and reliable engine to launch humans beyond low Earth orbit. That’s…
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