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“Ares 1-X”
Ares I-X Launch Set for October 27

NASA is targeting Tuesday, Oct. 27, for the flight test of the Ares I-X rocket, pending successful testing and data verification.

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  • September 22, 2009
Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne Preps Hardware for First Ares I-X Flight


In preparation for NASA’s first Ares I-X test flight in August, engineers from Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne have finished pressurizing and loading 1,423 pounds of propellants into heritage hardware from the Peacekeeper missile system that will be used to help return humans to the moon by 2020.


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  • April 20, 2009