Company in Durango uses 3D printing to design rocket engines

Company in Durango uses 3D printing to design rocket engines

Agile Space making thrusters for space missions
Daudi Barnes, right, owner of Advanced Mobile Propulsion Test and his new company, Agile Space Propulsion, works with Mike Fitzpatrick, left, lead analyst, and Mesa Hollinbeck, lead design engineer, at their facility on Tuesday near the Durango-La Plata County Airport.
Daudi Barnes, owner of Advanced Mobile Propulsion Test and his new company, Agile Space Propulsion, describes a lunar lander prototype thruster at his business near the Durango-La Plata County Airport.
Daudi Barnes, owner of Advanced Mobile Propulsion Test and his new company, Agile Space Propulsion, describes a lunar lander prototype thruster at his business.
Daudi Barnes, right, owner of Advanced Mobile Propulsion Test and his new company, Agile Space Propulsion, Mike Fitzpatrick, left, lead analyst, and Mesa Hollinbeck, lead design engineer, at their facility on Tuesday near the Durango-La Plata County Airport.
Daudi Barnes said space launches are becoming more common as technology improves and costs drop. He is aiming to tap into that market with small thruster engines designed, developed and tested in his facility located on 2 acres east of the Durango-La Plata County Airport.
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