NASA Seeks Proposals for Suborbital Flights


NASA is seeking proposals from researchers interested in testing new technologies during suborbital flights. The agency also is requesting information from commercial suborbital reusable launch vehicle providers and commercial payload integrators about carrying the technology payloads.

The selected payloads will fly on aircraft that provide parabolic flight trajectories and on suborbital reusable launch vehicles capable of flying to altitudes above 62 miles. The flights will expose the payloads to reduced gravity and near-zero gravity environments.

(…) Read the rest of NASA Seeks Proposals for Suborbital Flights (226 words)

* * *

(C) Douglas for Parabolic Arc, 2010. | Permalink | No comment | Add to Post

Feed enhanced by Better Feed from Ozh


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *