United Launch Alliance Picks US Rocket Engine Over Rival Russian One

Washington DC (Sputnik) Sep 13, 2015

The US United Launch Alliance (ULA) and the Blue Origin company have signed a production deal that derails plans to provide a Russian engine for the US next-generation Vulcan booster rocket.

“ULA and Blue Origin LLC announced [on Thursday] the signing of an agreement to expand production capabilities for the American-made BE-4engine that will power the Vulcan next generation launch system, —> Read More