Investing

US military rocket cargo program for SpaceX’s Starship and others

0


Starship prototype SN10 fires its three Raptor engines as it comes in for the landing.

SpaceX

The U.S. Air Force is expanding a small development program that wants to leverage reusable rockets, like those SpaceX is building, to deliver cargo quickly to anywhere in the world.

Called Rocket Cargo, the experimental military program will be led by the U.S. Space Force, the Pentagon announced on Friday. The program will research and help develop capabilities such as landing “a rocket on a wide range of non-traditional materials and surfaces,” engineering “a rocket cargo bay and logistics for rapid loading and unloading,” and air-dropping “cargo from the rocket after re-entry in order to service…



Source cnbc.com

AMC and other meme stocks swing between losses and gains to wrap up a wild week

Previous article

Jobs data improves, but not enough to get Fed talking about tapering

Next article

You may also like

Leave a Reply

avatar
  Subscribe  
Notify of

More in Investing