Search Results for xcor
GOLDEN, Colo. -- For the last eight years privately held XCOR Aerospace Inc. has taken a slow, methodical approach to achieving its vision for reusable orbital space transportation.
WASHINGTON — Commercial spaceflight startup XCOR Aerospace and United Launch Alliance (ULA) plan to develop a low-cost liquid oxygen/liquid hydrogen engine that could one day replace the RL 10 that currently powers the upper stage of ULA’s Atlas 5 and Delta 4 rockets, the companies announced March 22.
Tiny XCOR Aerospace recently landed its biggest piece of government business to date: a $3.3 million subcontract to help Alliant Techsystems (ATK) develop a liquid-methane-fueled rocket engine for NASA's future Crew Exploration Vehicles.
GOLDEN, Colo. -- Xcor Aerospace of Mojave, Calif. , unveiled plans March 26 for a new entry in the suborbital spaceship business - a rocket-powered space plane to be known as the Lynx.