How 3D Printing Could Help Replace Russian Rockets

How 3D Printing Could Help Replace Russian Rockets

Additive manufacturing could save substantial time and money in engine development, but the technology is still unproven, said Marco Caceres, senior analyst and director of space studies at the Teal Group consulting firm. "Right now, what the Air Force needs with regard to a new engine is precisely that, to save a lot of time and money," he said.

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