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This week, NASA is highlighting some of the commercial companies that are collaborating with the space agency in the Commercial Crew Development, Round 2. Some dramatic music, fast-paced video and a few animated high-fives are enough to get anyone excited about the future. We start with SpaceX and the latest on the Dragon crew capsule.
More below, including another from SpaceX testing their Merlin 1D engines today (with 147,000 pounds of thrust, it’s loud!)
Sierra Nevada and its Dream Chaser crew vehicle:
ATK and Liberty:
ULA’s Atlas rocket:
SpaceX Merlin engines test fire: