NASA-Funded Teams Prepare For Key Space Electric Propulsion Tests

Credit: Ad Astra Rocket
Ground tests of two different high-power electric propulsion systems are planned for November in a key milestone in NASA’s plans for the exploration and commercialization of space beyond Earth’s orbit.Under NASA’s NextSTEP program, a 50:50 cost-sharing effort, Ad Astra Rocket and Aerojet Rocketdyne...

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