Ultra Safe Nuclear will develop a concept for radioisotope-powered spacecraft with greater than 10 km/s of delta-V, many times greater than today’s small spacecraft propulsion systems.
USNC-Tech has been selected for a Phase II SBIR to develop an ultra-high temperature facility for testing materials planned for use in NTP systems.
In 1969, the United States made history by putting the first human on the Moon. Half a century later, Neil Armstrong’s monumental footprint on
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, June 10, 2021— The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) recently awarded contracts to General Atomics (Track A, $22M) and Blue
Ultra Safe Nuclear Technologies (USNC-Tech) has delivered a design concept to NASA as part of a study on nuclear thermal propulsion (NTP) flight demonstration.