Date: 2 weeks ago   Category: Space

NASA will use a new type of fuel for rockets


By means of new fuel of NASA plans to improve productivity of rockets for 50%. It will become especially useful to missions to the Moon and Mars. The American National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will begin to use a new type of fuel. It will accelerate process of preparation of carrier rockets and will make their starts safer and effective. The day before the website of NASA reported about it. It is noted that a fuel basis in the majority of modern carrier rockets is the hydrazine – colourless and very toxic liquid. Because of the increased danger level engineers spend more time for preparation of rockets for starts and directly their fuelling. However found new safer substitute of fuel on a hydrazine in NASA – nitrate of hydroxylamine which is set fire thanks to oxidizer. This chemical compound not only is not toxic, but also is more effective, than the fuel used now. It is claimed that by means of new fuel of NASA plans to improve productivity of rockets for 50%. It will become especially useful to missions to the Moon and Mars. Rockets will be able to transport freight on long distances and at the same time to spend less fuel. It is expected that new fuel protest at the end of this month. It is expected that on June 24 the non-profit organization Planetary community Green Propellant Infusion Mission (GPIM) will send a solar sail of LightSail-2 on a rocket of the SpaceX Falcon Heavy company. Before NASA on the air began broadcast of assembly of the Mars 2020 mars rover. The device has to begin the mission in 2020. To Mars it will be delivered by the Atlas V-541 rocket for studying of breeds and search of traces of microorganisms. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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