View Full Version : Constellation Development Pushes Ahead: Rocket Test Fire, Component Assembly

2008-Dec-07, 03:40 AM
Despite being the subject of some bad news of late, development of the Ares rocket system and Orion crew module pushes ahead. In the Utah Desert on Thursday, the oldest ever Shuttle engine was tested. The seven-year old rocket (two years past its "guarantee") performed a 123 second burn, simulating how long it would be [...]

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