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Asking Burning Questions
May 4, 2013

The Altitude Combustion Stand is part of the Research Combustion Laboratory suite of facilities which develops advanced rocket propulsion concepts and evaluates safer fuels for launch vehicles and spacecraft thrusters. The Altitude Combustion Stand provides a system to test combustion components at a simulated altitude.

To register, visitors should call 216-433-9653, or email sheila.d.reese@nasa.gov, (GRC-CEP0)[LOGICAL INNOVATIONS]. Phone 216-433-2016.

One-hour tours begin in the Briefing Center Auditorium at the following times:


  • 10:00 a.m.
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m.

Please note these important guidelines:

  • Advanced registration guarantees admission to the tour that begins at the Briefing Center.
    • Access to the Saturday tour program is limited to U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs).
    • All adult visitors are required to present government-issued photo identification, and LPRs are required to present their Permanent Resident Card. This includes bus drivers for scheduled groups.
    • NASA reserves the right to limit the use of cameras and cell phones during the tour.

More Information
>  Facility Tour Schedule
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