Boeing-Lockheed venture announces Vulcan rocket with reusable engine

April 14, 2015 6:00 PM

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Boeing-Lockheed venture announces Vulcan rocket with reusable engine

The reusable engine on the Vulcan is estimated to save 90 percent in booster propulsion cost.

The Vulcan rocket will take the best parts of the Atlas V and Delta IV launch vehicles but will cut costs dramatically through a recyclable first-stage booster engine known as Sensible, Modular, Autonomous Return Technology (SMART), ULA said in an online statement.

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