Aerojet Rocketdyne engines featured at Super Bowl fan festival in Houston

Aerojet Rocketdyne, a subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (AJRD), is displaying the RS-25 and RL10 rocket engines at the Future Flight area of the Super Bowl LIVE fan festival, the company said.

Future Flight´s main attraction is a virtual reality ride that takes guests on an excursion through deep space to Mars and landing on the 50-yard-line of NRG Stadium, home to the Super Bowl. Guests wear virtual reality goggles for the two-minute, 10-second ride that concludes with a 90-foot drop.

In addition to the RS-25 and RL10 engines on display, Aerojet Rocketdyne has virtual reality goggles showcasing an RS-25 engine test at Stennis Space Center, as well as space-themed interactive learning activities and educational videos inside the Future Flight pre-ride pavilion.

Aerojet Rocketdyne provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets.