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"Previously "classified" documents related to Project Orion, the now-aborted plan to send nuke-propelled spaceships to Mars and other planets"
"highest power: 4500 megawatts thermal power
5,500°F exhaust temperature
250,000 pounds thrust "
Originally posted by darkbluesky
I don't believe the Air Force and/or NASA or for that matter, any number of black ops programs would just set this kind of thing on a shelf and forget about it.
[edit on 10/19/2006 by darkbluesky]