Absolutely Astonishing – Testing a 75-Ton Rocket Engine!

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The Korea Space Launch Vehicle (KSLV-II) program is a national space development project with the budget of KRW 1.957 trillion over ten years. It’s goal is to develop an independent space launch vehicle capable of putting a 1.5 ton multi-purpose satellite into low earth orbit at 600~800km altitude.

Absolutely Astonishing – Testing a 75-Ton Rocket Engine!

The Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) successfully test fired their 75-ton liquid-fuel rocket-engine for 75 seconds at the Naro Space Center in Goheung-gun, South Korea.

There’s something immensely satisfying about this video of a 75-ton rocket being tested, it looks and sounds amazing.

Check it out!

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