RocketMotorTwo Test Summary

RocketMotorTwo test firing still taken from video. (File Photo -- Credit: Virgin Galactic)


RocketMotorTwo Test Summary

(Via Scaled Composites)

Fire: 13
Date: 26 Jun 12

Objectives:

Thirteenth full scale flight design RM2 hot-fire.
Continued evaluation of all systems and components:
– Pressurization
– Valve/Injector
– Fuel formulation and geometry
– Nozzle
– Structure
– Performance

Results:

All objectives completed. Performed targeted 55 second hot fire as planned. Duration of burn chosen to allow examination of internal geometry.