The Northrop Grumman Corporation has successfully manufactured the first set of solid propellant engine hulls for the Missile Defense Agency’s Next-Generation Interceptor program. The hulls will be filled with inert propellant.
Northrop Grumman manufactures the first motor cases for the MDA
On August 08, 2023 in Clearfield, Utah, Northrop Grumman Corporation announced that it has successfully manufactured the first solid propellant motor cases for the Missile Defense Agency’s (MDA) Next-Generation Interceptor (NGI) program. These motor cases are part of a series of key achievements for the program, using state-of-the-art solid propellant motor manufacturing technology and flight-proven processes.