Ultra Safe Nuclear Selected to Develop High Delta-V Nuclear Small Spacecraft Prototype

Ultra Safe Nuclear will develop a concept for radioisotope-powered spacecraft with greater than 10 km/s of delta-V, many times greater than today’s small spacecraft propulsion systems.

NASA Selects USNC Advanced Technologies for Ultra-High Temperature Component Testing Facility

USNC-Tech has been selected for a Phase II SBIR to develop an ultra-high temperature facility for testing materials planned for use in NTP systems.

On the Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing, Nuclear Propels Us Further into Deep Space

In 1969, the United States made history by putting the first human on the Moon. Half a century later, Neil Armstrong’s monumental footprint on

USNC supports two DARPA Awards to Design Cislunar Nuclear Thermal Propulsion System

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, June 10, 2021— The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) recently awarded contracts to General Atomics (Track A, $22M) and Blue

Ultra Safe Nuclear Technologies Delivers Advanced Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Design To NASA

Ultra Safe Nuclear Technologies (USNC-Tech) has delivered a design concept to NASA as part of a study on nuclear thermal propulsion (NTP) flight demonstration.