Thruster

SPT-140


Photograph of the Fakel Enterprises SPT-140 on display.

Developed
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Tested at PEPL
1997

Developer
Fakel

As a part of the Air Force Integrated High Payoff Rocket Propulsion Technology (IHPRPT) program the Fakel Enterprises 4.5-kW SPT-140 was tested at PEPL. The work at PEPL included performance and PPU testing.

Selected Publications


  • The H9 Magnetically Shielded Hall Thruster

    Hofer, R.R., Cusson, S.E., Lobbia, R.B., and Gallimore, A.D.

    35th International Electric Propulsion Conference, Atlanta,GA, IEPC-2017-232, 2017

  • Performance of the H9 Magnetically Shielded Hall Thrusters

    Cusson, S. E., Hofer, R. R., Lobbia, R. B., Jorns, B. A., and Gallimore, A. D.

    35th International Electric Propulsion Conference, Atlanta,GA, IEPC-2017-239, 2017