Fire it up: Northrop Grumman tests new booster for ULA’s Vulcan rockets

Just because Northrop Grumman lost out to United Launch Alliance and SpaceX in the recent Space Force contract for military launches for the next seven years doesn’t mean it can’t play nice.

The company already partners with United Launch Alliance to provide boosters for ULA’s Delta and Atlas rockets, and it just completed the first ground fire of the new booster to be used on ULA’s forthcoming Vulcan Centaur rocket. Read more here.