MADA and SPG Conduct Test Campaign at the Butte AeroTec Facility

The Montana Aerospace Development Association (MADA) and Space Propulsion Group, Inc. (SPG) conducted a test campaign on 11-13 December 2011 at the Butte AeroTec Facility.  paraffin-based hybrid rocket motorDuring the campaign, three “Flight-Weight” versions of the 11-inch diameter paraffin-based hybrid rocket motor were successfully tested, and one test of the Solid Fuel RamJet engine was successfully conducted.  This campaign represents another important milestone in MADA’s/SPG’s efforts to advance these new propulsion technologies.