liquid oxygen

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a bluish translucent magnetic liquid obtained by compressing gaseous oxygen and then cooling it below its boiling point


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Multiple vehicle study activities have shown that a cryogenic Liquid Oxygen (LOX)/Liquid Methane (LCH4) propellant combination provides advantages for long duration storage in space and for the ability to be extended for future missions to Mars.
Vehicle for the transport of liquid oxygen must be equipped with a measuring system.
There are approx 1,000,000 liquid oxygen tanks that can be retrofitted with our gauge.
This liquid oxygen pump will greatly improve our ability to reach suborbit in the Xerus.
Boeing officials say the hydrogen-fueled RS-68 is 30 percent more efficient than a rocket engine running on liquid oxygen and kerosene, such as the F-1 engines that powered the Apollo rockets.
The price increases will be a minimum of 15 percent for liquid oxygen, liquid nitrogen, helium and hydrogen.
Thursday, February 19, 2015, At Which Time And Place They Will Be Opened For The Furnishing Of The Following: Rfp 15-10 Liquid Oxygen System And Supply.
A tanker truck leaking pools of subfreezing liquid oxygen and sending clouds of oxygen vapor into the air shut down Riverside Drive in North Hollywood on Sunday night, city fire authorities reported.
21 /PRNewswire/ -- McDonnell Douglas successfully completed tests for a liquid oxygen, liquid hydrogen rocket engine in October at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.
Copper is also being used for a belt-like heater for the uppermost bellows (a flexible joint) of the Liquid Oxygen Feedline, located on the exterior fuel tank.
Contract notice: The supply of medical gases, including the lease of the cylinder and liquid oxygen tank and transport.
6 million to refurbish rocket Stand 1D, where engines fueled by liquid oxygen and kerosene will be tested for rocket engine research.
The NPO EM's tripropellant-fueled rocket engine concept is an advanced propulsion system that operates with liquid oxygen, kerosene and hydrogen in the booster mode and transitions to liquid oxygen and hydrogen for the latter portion of a vehicle's flight trajectory.
The modernizations will include lighter weight cylinders, small, more efficient concentrators, liquid oxygen, and, for the first time, portable systems that allow for greater patient mobility.
Before the damage was discovered, the tank had passed a pressure test with a full load of liquid hydrogen, as well as structural load tests simulating the force the X-33 would have with a fully loaded liquid oxygen tank sitting on top of it during a launch.