ORBITEC Set to Test New Vortex Engine


ORBITEC’s Vortex engine. (Credit: ORBITEC)

An interesting item from the _Wisconsin State Journal_ on a new rocket engine design:

> Orbital Technologies Corp. received the first of two rockets that could someday send the Madison company’s fortunes sky high — or at least fulfill the dreams of its rocket scientists. The rockets — built by Garvey Spacecraft Corp., of Long Beach, Calif., and California State University at Long Beach — will incorporate a vortex rocket engine designed by Orbitec.

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