Orbital ATK, NASA Test Green Rocket Fuel on 22N Thrusters

Orbital ATKTYSONS CORNER, VA September 16, 2015 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) and the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center have performed a series of tests on a new rocket fuel made by Ecaps of Sweden.

The LMP-103S high performance green propulsion used to power 22 Newton thrusters in Huntsville is environmentally benign and has low toxicity, Orbital said Tuesday.

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