Gilmour Space Technologies Achieves 70,000 Newtons of Thrust on Hybrid Engine

G-70 hybrid engine test (Credit: Glimour Space Technologies

PIMPAMA, Australia, March 6, 2018 (Gilmour PR) – Meet G-70. This orbital-class rocket engine, developed by Gilmour Space Technologies (, has successfully achieved 70,000 newtons (70 kilonewtons or 15,700 pounds-force) of thrust in what could be the world’s largest successful test fire of a single-port hybrid rocket engine.