Taking a close look at the engineering and history of SpaceX’s new Raptor engine, presently under development.


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Taking a close look at the engineering and history of SpaceX’s new Raptor engine, presently under development.

Quite fascinating and absolutely worth a read.

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  • Pzatchok

    I thought private companies couldn’t innovate without the government spending a thousand times more money and 10 times the time to help them do it?

    I hope they get the new engine built and tested inside the next 2 years. Even if they don’t use it right away.

    Using methane and LOX sounds like a good way to go. Pretty safe and efficient.

    They should start selling engines to Virgin. Let them field test them.

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