Northrop Grumman Lunar Lander Challenge Ends With a Crash

Armadillo Aerospace’s third attempt to win the Northrop Grumman Lunar Lander Challenge ended with a crash, dashing its hopes of winning the $350,000 prize. The team’s rocket had 2.5 hours to lift off at one launch pad and hover for 90 seconds at an altitude of 50 metres as it moved to a second launch pad 100 metres away.

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