RD-181 successful test

The specialists of Science & Test Complex (НИК-751) at NPO Energomash tested RD-181 LPRE which will be delivered to Orbital ATK, an American company.

“Test program was completed in full volume. The tests were successfully completed without comments”, – said Andrey Ushkov,  the chief of НИК-751.

The RD-181 engine is developed and manufactured by JSC “NPO Energomash” in the frames of the Contract executed between NPO Energomash and Orbital ATK. The engines are designed for Antares LV, an American launch vehicle.