storable propellant

storable propellant

[′stȯr·ə·bəl prə′pel·ənt]
(materials)
A propellant capable of being placed and kept in a tank without benefit of special measures for temperature or pressure control.
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Modelling tools would benefit of an increase of reliability of storable propellant properties and would enable higher confidence in modelling of propulsion systems for both spacecraft and launcher applications.
Under its contract with Boeing, financial details of which were not available, the company will leverage proven Attitude Control Propulsion System thrusters from heritage programmes, the successful hot-fire Bantam test and its storable propellant engineering capabilities to best meet Boeing's requirements.
Investigations have shown up to now that for storable propellants the MMC formulation with magnesium matrix is highly promising.