NASA, Boeing Target Nov. 14 For SLS Hot Fire

Credit: NASA
CAPE CANAVERAL—NASA and Boeing are targeting Nov. 14 for the long-awaited static test fire of the first Space Launch System (SLS) core booster. If the schedule holds, the SLS’s four Aerojet Rocketdyne RS-25 engines will ignite for a full-duration, 8-min. firing at NASA’s Stennis Space Center in...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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