Brunswick rocket company planning million-dollar minute in April

February 18, 2024

(From Bangor Daily News) A Brunswick-based aerospace company hopes to clear an important hurdle in the next few months when it tries to conduct a 60-second test burn of a rocket engine on the ground.

bluShift Aerospace recently secured half of the $1 million in funding that it needs for the test, which it hopes to complete in April, according to CEO Sascha Deri. The company must secure the remaining funds and pass that ground test before it can demonstrate that its newest rocket is capable of commercial flight. ¬†Read more…