Indian aerospace manufacturer Skyroot Aerospace has unveiled its fully cryogenic rocket engine, Dhawan-1.
The company unveiled its innovation on Twitter, in recognition of renowned Indian Rocket Scientists, Dr. Satish Dhawan’s 100th birthday.
In a tweet, the company described the Dhawan-1 as, “India’s first privately developed indigenous fully cryogenic engine which runs on liquid natural gas as a fuel.”
Within its post, the company stated that the engine is 100% 3D printed and 100% made in India.
Founded by former scientists of the Indian Space Research organization (ISRO), Skyroot is building India’s first privately built space launch vehicles, Telangana Today reported.