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AR Tech supports U.S.
Space Force launch
A
United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV Heavy
rocket launched in April from Vandenberg Air
Force Base in California, with AR Tech supporting
the mission with its multilayer and single-layer
insulation blankets.
Based in Fontana, Calif., AR Tech is a division of
A&R Tarpaulins Inc. The company fabricates the
insulation blankets for the liquid hydrogen tanks,
as well as liquid oxygen insulation blankets for the
rocket, which are essential for a successful launch.
Through this work, AR Tech supports U.S. national
security by making space launch for important
payloads possible. This rocket was carrying the
NROL-82 mission, a classified satellite, for the
National Reconnaissance Office (NRO).
" Protecting American national security means
having the ability to launch important payloads
into space, " said Bud Weisbart, owner of A&R
Tarpaulins, in a press release. " AR Tech is proud
to do our part to support the Department of Defense
and the Space Force by manufacturing blankets for
ULA's Delta IV rocket. "
The Delta IV Heavy is recognized for delivering
high-priority missions for the U.S. Space Force,
NRO and NASA. The vehicle also launched NASA's
Orion capsule on its first orbital test flight and sent
the Parker Solar Probe on its journey to become the
fastest spacecraft in history while surfing through
the sun's atmosphere.
" We are honored to launch another successful
mission for the NRO, " said Tory Bruno, president and
CEO of United Launch Alliance. " The Delta IV Heavy
has been America's national security workhorse
for decades, and we are proud of its track record of
100 percent mission success, and thankful that AR
Tech has partnered with us to build critical national
security infrastructure. "
TOP: Multilayer insulation (MLI) is composed of 12 layers
of thin sheets and is used on the spacecraft of AR Tech's
customers. MIDDLE: Manufacturing MLI and single-layer
insulation requires delicate handling by a highly qualified
technician. Steps include stacking of multiple space films,
cutting, sewing tape around the edges and installing
hardware as ground points. BOTTOM: MLI blankets for
liquid hydrogen tanks on the Delta IV. Photos: AR Tech.
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