View Full Version : Most Powerful Solid Rocket Booster Ignites in Milestone Test, Propelling NASA on Path

2015-Mar-11, 11:30 PM
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL – NASA’s goal of sending humans back to deep space in the next decade advanced a major step forward today, March 11, with the successful ground test firing of the largest and most powerful solid rocket booster ever built that will be used to propel NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket […]

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2015-Mar-12, 01:33 AM
Lift tonnage is 143(?) tons, what would be the actual payload capacity?