Kick off the sprint, Asia’s largest thrust liquid rocket engine test stand all key equipment into the field
According to the official news of China Aerospace Science and Technology Group, on February 5, Asia’s largest thrust liquid rocket engine test bench key process equipment – two 100 cubic meters of liquid oxygen main vessel, in the Sixth Institute of Space Technology, Group 165 Tongchuan test area successfully installed in place. Since then, all the key equipment of the test stand has been in place, formally opening the prelude to the test run of the test stand.
The 2 sets of 100 cubic meters of liquid oxygen main vessel were the most critical and core process equipment of the test bench. With a weight of about 70 tons, a diameter of 4.2m and a total height of nearly 17m, they are the largest single equipment on the test stand of the largest thrust liquid rocket engine in Asia.
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According to reports, the Tongchuan test area will follow the target node to ensure that the test system indicators meet the test bench test conditions as soon as possible, to ensure the success of the test bench test of Asia’s largest thrust liquid rocket engine test bench.