July 26, 2012

IRVE-3 Launches at Wallops

The Inflatable Reentry Vehicle Experiment (IRVE-3) was successfully launched from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s Eastern Shore on July 21. IRVE-3 is part of the Hypersonic Inflatable Aerodynamic Decelerator or HIAD project — within the NASA Space Technology Program’s Game Changing Development Program.

credit:  NASA

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