Wednesday, April 21, 2010

When rocket designers didn't think small - the ROMBUS Family

Scott Lowther presents a cool diagram (to the right) showing the relative scale of the ICARUS, Ithacus, ROMBUS, ROMBUS F, ROMBUS III, Pegasus, Icarus Jr. to subjects such as the Space Shuttle.  Details coming in his Aerospace Projects Review V2N6.

While I'm at it, I thought I'd repeat another one, comparing the defunct (probably) Ares I and V to the Saturn V and Shuttle: