The Dark Knights – ATK’s Advanced Boosters for SLS revealed

January 14, 2013 by Chris Bergin

A presentation overviewing ATK’s preliminary proposal for the upcoming advanced booster competition for Space Launch System (SLS) claims the new motor will be 40 percent cheaper and 23.5 percent more reliable than the five segment booster that will initially launch with the Heavy Lift Launch Vehicle (HLV) – all while adding 15.1mT of additional performance.

Read more: The Dark Knights – ATK’s Advanced Boosters for SLS revealed | NASA Space Flight.

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