″Peer environment at KTM is too competitive″

. Photography: EPA Redaction November 15, 2021 at 2:45 pm Topics In the GP Algarve, Miguel Oliveira was rammed by Iker Lecuona, a colleague at KTM. Previously, the same had happened to Pol Espargaró. At the end of the season, the Portuguese said that some incidents were “simply bad luck”, but he was critical. After … Read more

SpaceX Successfully Tests All Six Starship Engines – SpacePolicyOnline.com

SpaceX took another step forward in the development of its Starship system to take people and cargo to Earth orbit, the Moon, Mars and beyond. Today’s static fire test of the Starship second stage with all six engines was successful according to SpaceX founder Elon Musk. SpaceX’s two-stage Starship space transportation system stacked for the … Read more

Small rocket firms are outsourcing their engines in their race to orbit

It’s not easy making small rockets. Despite dozens of companies spending hundreds of millions of dollars to develop small satellite launchers in recent years, only two—Rocket Lab and Virgin Orbit—have put any birds on orbit. In recent months, we’ve seen launch attempts by strongly backed companies like Astra and Firefly go awry. Other competitors, like … Read more

3D-printed rocket engines: the technology driving the private sector space race

This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Space.com’s Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights. Oliver Hitchens, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Surrey The volatile nature of space rocket engines means that many early prototypes end up embedded in dirt banks or decorating the tops … Read more

3D-printed rocket engines are powering the commercial space age

The volatile nature of space rocket engines means that many early prototypes end up embedded in dirt banks or decorating the tops of any trees that are unfortunate enough to neighbor testing sites. Unintended explosions are in fact so common that rocket scientists have come up with a euphemism for when it happens: rapid unscheduled … Read more

Vibration from high-powered motorcycle engines can damage iPhone camera

The iPhone is equipped with sensitive yet durable sensors and stabilizers that are part of the photography module. According to a document issued by Apple, the user exposing his iPhone to high amplitude vibrations in certain frequency ranges, specifically those generated by high-powered motorcycle engines, can lead to a degradation of the performance of the … Read more

Rocket Report: Next Falcon Heavy launch date set, Soyuz 5 engines clear tests

Enlarge / The Falcon Heavy rocket could launch again in one month. Welcome to Edition 4.15 of the Rocket Report! This week, we have an update on the cause of the Alpha rocket launch failure and scads of news about medium-lift rockets. Also, for email subscribers, please accept our apologies for sending out an old … Read more

Rocket Engines Market To Be Boosted Because Of Largely Increasing Rocket Launches Over The Next Decade

Rocket Engines Global Market Report 2021: COVID 19 Impact And Recovery To 2030 Rocket Engines Global Market Report The Business Research Company’s Rocket Engines Global Market Report 2021 – COVID 19 Impact and Recovery to 2030 LONDON, GREATER LONDON, UK, September 9, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — Increasing rocket launches are expected to drive the growth of … Read more

SpaceX reinstalling 29 Raptor engines on first orbital-class Starship booster

For the second time this month, SpaceX has begun installing 29 Raptor engines on Starship’s first orbital-class Super Heavy booster, potentially paving the way for several crucial milestones. On August 1st, around the same time as SpaceX finished installing car-sized grid fins on a Super Heavy for the first time, the company began the process … Read more

Un rivoluzionario motore a idrogeno per auto ibride Aquarius Engines

L’azienda israeliana sta sviluppando un propulsore leggero e ultra compatto, privo di pistoni progettato per funzionare a idrogeno e sviluppare elettricità La ricerca tecnico ingegneristica nel settore della mobilità sta vivendo un periodo di slancio innovativo senza precedenti. Sempre più costruttori investono nel processo di elettrificazione, ma sono ancora molti i dubbi da risolvere: rete … Read more