THE WORLDS MOST POWERFUL ROCKET MAKES 1st ENGINE TEST

Video and Image Credit & Copyright: NASA.

On January 9, 2015 NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) reached another key milestone as the Aerojet-Rocketdyne RS-25 engine that will power the post powerful rocket in history made its first successful test on the historic A-1 Test Stand at Stennis Space Center, Mississippi firing at full power for 500 seconds.

Stennis Space Center: http://www.nasa.gov/centers/stennis/home/

NASA Space Launch System (SLS): http://www.nasa.gov/exploration/systems/sls/

NASA page for the RS-25 Engine: http://www.nasa.gov/exploration/systems/sls/rs25-engine-powers-sls.html

Aerojet-Rocketdyne RS-25 Engine: http://www.rocket.com/rs-25-engine

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