Hall-Thruster Experiment Set For Next X-37B Mission

Credit: USAF
The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) plans to test a variant of the electric propulsion system used in the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) military communications satellites on the upcoming flight of the X-37b reusable spaceplane. Set to launch on an Atlas V from Cape Canaveral on...

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