Japanese LE-X Engine Program Underpinning Launcher Development

TSUKUBA, Japan — Testing of Japan’s LE-X rocket engine technology demonstration program should be complete this month, with enough information already gathered to confirm that the country can use the simple and reliable expander-bleed operation mode for its next space launcher. Working with...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

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