News on advanced propulsion technologies for space travel from universtites, organisations and companies.
Aims to develop systems to transport small civilian payloads into a low-earth orbit (LEO).
Illustrated narrative shows a number of advanced space concepts.
A look at the various propulsion technologies that could be used to provide cheap transport into orbit.
Attempts to list all known space propulsion methods.
Looks at the many types of launch vehicles and propulsion technologies that are in service or proposed.
The Planetary Society is developing and conducting a privately funded solar sail project with Cosmos Studios. The spacecraft will be developed, launched and operated in Russia.
Solar Sail with hybrid propulsion, using light pressure and ion thruster to produce thrust. Spacecraft Building System to build large, light weight space structures in a fast and simple way.
A proposed space transportation system which consists of two parts: rotocrane moving in an atmosphere only, and sunflower moving in a space plasma. Description of the theory and state of development.