Orbital ATK Plans 'Next-Gen' Launcher Tests

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Orbital ATK plans to start ground tests next year of first elements for an all-new, next-generation launch vehicle to compete for the U.S. Air Force’s Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) program. The company disclosed details of the plan on Jan. 14 following revelations from the Air Force that...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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