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Arc-heated facilities at AEDC offer unique test capabilities for hypersonic programsArc-heated facilities at AEDC offer unique test capabilities for hypersonic programs
Arc-heated facilities at AEDC offer unique test capabilities for hypersonic programs

This photo shows the arc heater H3 being test fired prior to the installation of a model injection system. (AEDC Photo)
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Posted: 11/5/2014

AEDC support for NASA's Orion aids in first launch preparationAEDC support for NASA's Orion aids in first launch preparation
AEDC support for NASA's Orion aids in first launch preparation

The Orion crew module, stacked atop its service module, moved out of the Neil Armstrong Operations and Checkout Building at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Sept 11. Orion was transported to the Payload Hazardous Servicing Facility at Kennedy where it will be fueled ahead of its December flight test. During the flight, Orion will travel 3,600 miles into space to test the spacecraft systems before humans begin traveling in Orion on future missions. (Photo by Dan Casper, NASA)
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Posted: 9/23/2014

AEDC support for NASA's Orion aids in first launch preparationAEDC support for NASA's Orion aids in first launch preparation
AEDC support for NASA's Orion aids in first launch preparation

The Orion crew module and launch abort system model as it appeared in one configuration during the aerodynamic effects testing it underwent in Arnold Engineering Development Complex’s (AEDC) 16-foot transonic wind tunnel. (Photo by Rick Goodfriend)
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Posted: 9/23/2014

AEDC support for NASA's Orion aids in first launch preparationAEDC support for NASA's Orion aids in first launch preparation
AEDC support for NASA's Orion aids in first launch preparation

An Orion Crew Exploration Vehicle heat shield material sample model undergoes preproduction aerothermal testing in the H2 test facility as part of a facility validation and calibration run. (Photo by Rick Goodfriend)
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Posted: 9/23/2014

DebriSat: Data from DestructionDebriSat: Data from Destruction
DebriSat: Data from Destruction

The DebriSat, a non-functional full-scale representation of a modern satellite, is shown in the Range G target tank surrounded by "soft catch." (Photo by Jacqueline Cowan)
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Posted: 5/13/2014

AEDC’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility going strong after 20 yearsAEDC’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility going strong after 20 years
AEDC’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility going strong after 20 years

ATK’s CASTOR®30 was ground tested at AEDC in a specialized vacuum chamber that simulates the altitude at which the upper stage motor will operate. (Photo by Rick Goodfriend)
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Posted: 7/30/2013

AEDC’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility going strong after 20 yearsAEDC’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility going strong after 20 years
AEDC’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility going strong after 20 years

The Peacekeeper Stage II ICBM rocket motor is prepared for the first validation motor firing in the J-6 rocket test cell in 1994. (AEDC photo)
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Posted: 7/30/2013

AEDC’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility going strong after 20 yearsAEDC’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility going strong after 20 years
AEDC’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility going strong after 20 years

AEDC’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility J-6. (Photo by Rick Goodfriend)
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Posted: 7/30/2013

Large rocket test facility’s altitude capability benefits from new control system Large rocket test facility’s altitude capability benefits from new control system
Large rocket test facility’s altitude capability benefits from new control system

An AEDC systems installation crew positions the new remote Input/Output (I/O) control system cabinet for the complex’s Large Rocket Motor Test Facility (J-6) that will control liquid nitrogen and gaseous nitrogen during testing. (AEDC Photo)
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Posted: 7/16/2013

Large rocket test facility’s altitude capability benefits from new control system Large rocket test facility’s altitude capability benefits from new control system
Large rocket test facility’s altitude capability benefits from new control system

Before & After: Arnold Engineering Development Complex’s (AEDC) Large Rocket Motor Test Facility (J-6) control room (bottom, after) is equipped with state-of-the-art software and hardware for its new Facility Control System. The system offers improved interfaces for the customer and operator. (AEDC Photos)
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Posted: 7/16/2013

Large rocket test facility’s altitude capability benefits from new control system Large rocket test facility’s altitude capability benefits from new control system
Large rocket test facility’s altitude capability benefits from new control system

Before & After: Arnold Engineering Development Complex’s (AEDC) Large Rocket Motor Test Facility (J-6) control room (bottom, after) is equipped with state-of-the-art software and hardware for its new Facility Control System. The system offers improved interfaces for the customer and operator. (AEDC Photos)
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Posted: 7/16/2013

AEDC team supports testing of CASTOR® 30XL rocket motor ahead of Antares flight testingAEDC team supports testing of CASTOR® 30XL rocket motor ahead of Antares flight testing
AEDC team supports testing of CASTOR® 30XL rocket motor ahead of Antares flight testing

An Alliant Techsystems, Inc.'s (ATK) CASTOR® 30XL developmental rocket motor recently underwent testing in AEDC’s J-6 Large Rocket Motor Testing Facility. (Photo by Rick Goodfriend)
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Posted: 4/11/2013

    

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