HPD (hydrogen peroxide demonstrator) strap-down test carried out successfully

By August 2, 2009Rocket Science

Bristol Spaceplanes has carried out a strapdown test firing of the HPD (Hydrogen Peroxide Demonstrator) sounding rocket that will be used to test in flight a development version of the Ascender rocket engine. The test was entirely successful.

Check the HPD page for a video of the firing.