RBS program canceled + X-37B launch delayed
October 19 2012 03:45:56 PM |
The Air Force's RBS (Reusable Booster System) won't be continued: Prototype Reusable Rocket Effort Felled by US Budget Woes - SpaceNews.com.
A generally negative review of the program was recently released by a National Research Council panel.
The next launch of the reusable X-37B spacecraft is delayed during the investigation of the recent problem with the RL10 engiine on the upper stage of an Atlas V flight: Rocket Glitch May Delay Launch of Secretive X-37B Space Plane - Space.com.
Kirk Dameron21st October 2012 6:47am