Second SLS Test Stand Begins Rise at NASA Marshall

Huntsville AL (SPX) Jan 10, 2016

A crane moves the first steel tier to be bolted into place on Jan. 6, for welding of a second new structural test stand at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama – critical to development of NASA’s Space Launch System.

When completed this summer, the 85-foot-tall Test Stand 4697 will use hydraulic cylinders to subject the liquid oxygen tank and hardware of the massive S —> Read More