New RD-180 engine tests successful

Energomash Scientific and Production Association (NPO Energomash, part of Roscosmos) conducted a successful RD-180 rocket engine test fire.

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The test program was carried out in full, and the tests went nominally. The RD-180 liquid-propellant rocket engine is designed and manufactured by NPO Energomash. It is intended for use as part of the American Atlas V launch vehicles.

Source: Roscosmos