Orbital Chooses RL10 To Power Its New Omega Rocket

Credit: Orbital ATK
COLORADO SPRINGS—In its attempt to become the provider of the U.S. Air Force’s next generation of intermediate and heavy launch vehicles, Orbital ATK has given its rocket a name—Omega—and chosen a third-stage engine—Aerojet Rocketdyne’s RL10. “We are reaffirming our commitment to make an [Evolved...

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