National Institute of Rocket Propulsion Systems Names Four Teams to Address Key Propulsion Challenges

NASA PR – HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The National Institute for Rocket Propulsion Systems, or NIRPS, has named four expert teams to tackle a series of key challenges facing the rocket propulsion industrial base.

NIRPS is being established to maintain the nation’s leadership in rocket and missile propulsion that is being threatened by industry downsizing, a shortage of new propulsion programs and the ability to attract and retain fresh talent.