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Ablative thermal solution P50 in next-generation launch rockets
Amorim Cork Composites is going to hit aerospace again, this time with United Launch Alliance (ULA) and Ruag Space.
Dan Thomas visited the premises of Amorim Cork Composites
Amorim P50 is a key component for ensuring the safety of the astronauts.
TPS Materials & Properties
Material Properties P45 P50 Cork particle size (mm) 1/2 0,5/1 Sheet dimension (mm) 1270x710 1270x710 Density @ 20° C (Kg/m3) 1 320 480 Tensile strength (MPa) 2 0,76 1,5 Elongation (%) 2 30 13 Thermal conductivity (W)/(m°K) 3 0,07 0,07 Specific heat (KJ/Kg/°K) 4 2,5 2,1 Substractes to bond Metal and…
European Space Agency’s (ESA) IXV.
The Ablative Thermal Protection System is part of the Intermediate Experimental Vehicle (IXV) by integration of Amorim’s P50 cork composite in the project. It has been introduced in order to protect the structure of IXV from the effects of the thermal environment starting from the stand-by on ground phase, up to the at…