3D-printed BE-7 engine from Blue Origin enables moon landing

Foto: Blue Origin The private space technology company Blue Origin of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is continuing its BE-7 engine program at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center. This week the program carried out the fourth thrust chamber test on its engine. The Hotfire tests serve to further validate the engine, which is being developed for … Read more

Will Blue Origin’s BE-7 high-performance motor from the 3D printer fly to the moon soon?

The company Blue Origin has applied together with other space companies to participate in a NASA design competition and is currently doing very well with its moon lander. Blue Origin relies on a high-performance engine called “BE-7” manufactured with 3D printing and was able to prove its suitability for landing on the moon in extensive … Read more