DC-X

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DC-XDelta Clipper Experimental (spacecraft)
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The DC-X will be propelled by modified Pratt & Whitney RL10 engines--mid-l960s-vintage liquidhydrogen-fueled engines that fly on the upper stages of Titan and Atlas boosters in the vacuum of space.
Aerojet designed the DC-X's 500-pound-thrust RCS motors, which are located aft near the 'corners' of the craft's rounded rectangular airframe.
The DC-Y RCS system, also being developed by Aerojet, differs from its counterpart in the DC-X, Fanciullo said.