NASA MLAS Test Launch a Success!

The MLAS (Max Launch Abort System) had it’s first test launch July 8th.The MLAS launched to about one mile altitude then deployed a series of time chutes for recovery. Wow! Now that is a great abort system.

Read more at NASA

Video of prep and launch

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2 Responses to NASA MLAS Test Launch a Success!

  1. Dan says:

    Wow!! That was a sweet launch! Once I get the money, maybe I’ll build a scale version.

  2. Pingback: Little Joe II and the Apollo Launch Abort System « The Rocketry Blog

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