Latest RocketMotorTwo Test Firing

RocketMotorTwo test firing file photo. (Credit: Scaled Composites)

RocketMotorTwo Hot Fire Test Summary

Fire:17
Date:20 Sep 12

Objectives:
Seventeenth full scale flight design RM2 hot-fire. Continued evaluation of all systems and components:
– Pressurization
– Valve/Injector
– Fuel formulation and geometry
– Nozzle
– Structure
– Performance

Results:
All objectives completed. Performed targeted 45 second hot fire as planned. Duration of burn chosen to allow examination of internal geometry.