Latest RocketMotorTwo Hot Fire Results

RocketMotorTwo undergoes a test firing in 2009. (Credit: Virgin Galactic)

RocketMotorTwo Hot-Fire Test Summaries
Via Scaled Composites

Fire:16
Date:10 Sep 12

Objectives:
Perform second full scale rocket motor hot-fire at Scaled’s test facility
Test stand evaluation
Data Acquisition system evaluation
Rocket Motor Controller performance
Pressurization System Controller performance
Rocket system performance
Valve / Injector / Igniter evaluation
Fuel formulation evaluation
CTN structural evaluation

Results:
Second full scale firing of a rocket motor at Scaled’s test site under full control of the spaceship’s Rocket Motor Controller (RMC). All objectives achieved.