Orbital ATK successfully tests the largest solid rocket motor ever made

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Early today Orbital ATK successfully completed a two minute test firing of its five segment solid rocket booster, the largest solid rocket motor ever built and intended for NASA’s SLS rocket.

Video at the link.


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