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Skyroot unveils India's first pvt cryogenic rocket engine that runs on LNG

The company announced this on the occasion of 100th birth anniversary of renowned Indian rocket scientist- Dr.Satish Dhawan

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Cryogenic Rocket Engine 'Dhawan-1'.

T E Narasimhan Chennai
Skyroot Aerospace today unveiled India's first privately developed indigenous fully cryogenic rocket Dhawan-I engine running on high performance fully cryogenic rocket propellants- Liquid Natural gas (LNG) & Liquid Oxygen (LoX).

The company announced this on the occasion of 100th birth anniversary of renowned Indian rocket scientist- Dr.Satish Dhawan.

The company said it is 100 per cent 3D Printed, uses 100 per cent cryo propellants - LNG/LoX and is 100 per cent 'Made in India', said Pawan Kumar Chandana. CEO, Skyroot.

He added, “our engine is named ‘Dhawan-I’ in honour of eminent Indian rocket scientist Dr. Satish Dhawan who played an instrumental role in

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First Published: Sep 25 2020 | 11:35 AM IST

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