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Spray PU foam aids in NASA launch: It is Rocket Science!
Plastics News reported that NASA’s test of the Orion spacecraft in December took advantage of spray polyurethane foam insulation on its second-stage liquid fuel tanks.
The spacecraft was successfully launched Dec. 5, the first such take-off since the Space Shuttle program ended.
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