J-2X

Type: Keyphrase
Name: J-2X
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

To the Moon: 45 years after Apollo 11

NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) if built to completion, might return us someday to the moon. Art: NASAFive years ago, on the fortieth anniversarry of the Apollo 11 landing, I wrote a series of articles titled "To the Moon: How we Built the Technologies". ... [Published ZDNet - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 2 reports

Boeing Gets $2.8 Billion to Help Build World's Most Powerful Rocket

The most powerful rocket ever built will use four space shuttle engines and two solid rocket boosters to propel NASA astronauts to Earth orbit and beyond—and that translates into a lot of rocket fuel. The U.S. space agency recently finalized a $2.8 billion ... [Published Spectrum Online - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

The most powerful rocket ever built

MANY of us have only ever seen the Moon landing on replay but we may finally get to witness our own defining moment in space exploration — when NASA takes us to Mars. Not since 1972 when the last manned spacecraft flew to the moon, have humans travelled ... [Published NEWS.com.au - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

NASA, Boeing finalize deal to build most powerful rocket in history

WASHINGTON, July 4 (UPI) -- Aviation company Boeing has contracted with NASA to build the world's most powerful rocket, intended -- eventually -- to propel astronauts to the moon, Mars, asteroids and the deep space beyond.Boeing and NASA signed a $2.8 ... [Published UPI - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Rocketdyne to Produce Engines for NASA

A $2.8 billion contract for Boeing Co. to build NASA’s next generation rocket is good news for Aerojet Rocketdyne in Chatsworth.The core stage of the Space Launch System will be powered by four RS-25 engines built by Rocketdyne and based on the design ... [Published Los Angeles Business Journal - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Can These 2 Space Rockets Propel GenCorp Stock Into Orbit?

Orbital Sciences ( NYSE: ORB     ) and Alliant TechSystems ( NYSE: ATK     ) sucked a lot of oxygen out of the room in April, when the companies announced plans to merge their space businesses into a new company to be known simply as " Orbital ATK ." ... [Published Motley Fool Discussion Boards - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 2 reports

Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes J-2X Testing

Aerojet Rocketdyne recently completed its final J-2X test series at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. Over a period of three years, Aerojet Rocketdyne teams manufactured, assembled and tested four newly developed engine test articles that achieved ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 01 2014]
Entities: J-2X, Aerojet, NASA
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes J-2X Testing

Engine Under Consideration For Use On NASA' SLSAerojet Rocketdyne recently completed its final J-2X test series at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center.Over a period of three years, Aerojet Rocketdyne teams manufactured, assembled and tested four newly ... [Published Aero-News Network - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes J-2X Testing

(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aerojet Rocketdyne, a GenCorp ( NYSE:GY ) company, recently completed its final J-2X test series at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center.Over a period of three years, Aerojet Rocketdyne teams manufactured, assembled and tested four ... [Published Fat Pitch Financials - Jun 26 2014]
Entities: J-2X, Aerojet, Gencorp Inc, NASA
First reported Jun 22 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Russia Bans U.S. From International Space Station: America Strikes Back

The International Space Station. Soon to be ? Photo: Wikimedia Commons.Look! Up in the sky! Is it a bird? Is it a plane?No, it's an International Space Station. But if Russia gets its way, it's going to be soon. For weeks now, there have been rumblings ... [Published Motley Fool - Jun 22 2014]
First reported Jun 22 2014 - Updated Jun 22 2014 - 1 reports

PERSONNEL FILE (June 22)

NASA's Stennis Space Center employees were honored with the Silver Snoopy award: Clayton Carrubba of Long Beach, project engineer with Lockheed Martin's Test Operations Contract Group, was recognized for expertise in construction project management; Paul ... [Published Sun Herald - Jun 22 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

NASA Gears Up for Next Set of Engine Tests for Space Launch System

The RS-25 engine that will power NASA's new rocket, the (SLS), off the launch pad and on journeys to an asteroid and Mars is getting ready for the test stand. And it is packing a big punch.Engineers at NASA's Stennis Space Center near Bay St. Louis, Miss., ... [Published Space Daily - Apr 16 2014]

Quotes

...ever—will be built safely, affordably and on time," said Virginia Barnes, vice president and program manager of Boeing SLS, in a press release . "We are passionate about NASA’s mission to explore deep space. It’s a very personal mission, as well as a national mandate."
...of schedule and continues to make excellent progress towards delivering the rocket to the launch pad," said Todd May , NASA's SLS program manager. "Our entire prime contractor and government team has been working full-steam on this program since its inception."
"We are passionate about NASA's mission to explore deep space " she said. "It's a very personal mission, as well as a national mandate."
...that it has completed testing on the J-2X, and that the improved engine now delivers 30% more thrust than its forebear of 40 years ago, and is "the highest performing human-rated upper-stage engine to be developed in nearly 40 years."

More Content

All (23) | News (21) | Reports (0) | Blogs (1) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (1)
sort by: Date | Relevance
To the Moon: 45 years after Apollo 11 [Published ZDNet - Jul 21 2014]
Boeing Gets $2.8 Billion to Help Build World's ... [Published Spectrum Online - Jul 08 2014]
Boeing Gets $2.8 Billion to Help Build World's ... [Published IEEE Spectrum - Jul 08 2014]
The most powerful rocket ever built [Published NEWS.com.au - Jul 05 2014]
NASA, Boeing finalize deal to build most powerf... [Published UPI - Jul 04 2014]
NASA contracts Boeing to build SLS rocket stage [Published CBS News - Jul 04 2014]
Rocketdyne to Produce Engines for NASA [Published Los Angeles Business Journal - Jul 03 2014]
NASA, Boeing Finalize $2.8B SLS Core Stage Cont... [Published Space News - Jul 03 2014]
Can These 2 Space Rockets Propel GenCorp Stock ... [Published Motley Fool Discussion Boards - Jul 01 2014]
Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes J-2X Testing [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 01 2014]
Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes J-2X Tests [Published Space News - Jun 30 2014]
JV Manufacturing, PEM Technologies to use new t... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Jun 30 2014]
Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes J-2X Testing [Published Aero-News Network - Jun 29 2014]
Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes J-2X Testing [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 26 2014]
Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes J-2X Testing [Published Fat Pitch Financials - Jun 26 2014]
Some Mind Blowing Facts About NASA’s Space Laun... [Published Inquisitr - Jun 24 2014]
Russia Bans U.S. From International Space Stati... [Published Motley Fool - Jun 22 2014]
PERSONNEL FILE (June 22) [Published Sun Herald - Jun 22 2014]
NASA Gears Up for Next Set of Engine Tests for ... [Published Space Daily - Apr 16 2014]
NASA Boards the 3-D-Manufacturing Train [Published SpaceRef - Feb 05 2014]
Excitement Building As NASA Continues Preparati... [Published Space Daily - Jan 19 2014]
NASA OIG: NASA's Decision Process for Conductin... [Published SpaceRef - Jan 08 2014]
Sustainability Is Not An Option - Space Frontie... [Published SpaceRef - Oct 29 2013]
1
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Boeing Gets $2.8 Billion to Help Build World's ... [Published IEEE Spectrum - Jul 08 2014]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> Illustration: Boeing The most powerful rocket ever built will use four space shuttle engines and two solid rocket boosters to propel NASA astronauts to Earth orbit and beyond—and that translates into a ...
1

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes J-2X Testing [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 26 2014]
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.