ESA BIC

Europlanet BENELUX Hub

Vlaams Space Cluster

Propulsion

TA propulsion system consists of a source of mechanical power, and a propulsor (means of converting this power into propulsive force).

technological system uses an engine or motor as the power source (commonly called a powerplant), and wheels and axlespropellers, or a propulsive nozzle to generate the force. Components such as clutches or gearboxes may be needed to connect the motor to axles, wheels, or propellers.

KU Leuven: LASA

QinetiQ

S.A.B.C.A.

Sonaca