Skip Navigation
Game Changing Development

Adaptive Deployable Entry and Placement Technology (ADEPT)/SR-1

Completed Technology Project

Project Introduction

Project will test a deployment maneuver via a Sounding Rocket (Mach 3) flight test to achieve TRL 5-6 for 1m class ADEPT for a small-scale payload or technology demonstration opportunity at Mars or another destination. This flight test will establish basic feasibility of the concept, as the foundation for guided, large-scale vehicles that could be used to deliver payloads for future human Mars missions. The project will perform system level testing in Arcjets and Sounding Rocket using common configuration More »

Anticipated Benefits

Primary U.S. Work Locations and Key Partners

Share this Project

Organizational Responsibility

Project Management

Project Duration

Technology Maturity (TRL)

Technology Areas

Target Destination

Light bulb

Suggest an Edit

Recommend changes and additions to this project record.
^