American “Orbital” held a tender among the suppliers of rocket engines – triumphed by Khimkinskoye NGO “Energomash” with RD-193
After an accident with Antares, its manufacturer – American company Orbital Sciences Corporation – will change the supplier of rocket propulsion engines. According to a senior source in the Russian Space Agency, the Orbital held a tender among manufacturers of engines for carriers Antares, which will be released in 2017.
The engine RD-193 of NGOs Khimki “Energomash” won the tender – Roskosmos spokesman told to “Izvestia”. – We learned it long ago. Now the parties in a process of agreement on the format of the announcement..