In the Spotlight

VPT is powering the world’s most advanced military and aerospace programs.

Following are just a few of the programs currently relying on VPT.

SM-3 Block IIA Successfully Destroys Ballistic Missile Target

December 13, 2018— The U.S. Missile Defense Agency successfully tested a Standard Missile 3 (SM-3) Block IIA – a ballistic… Read more

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NASA’s InSight Spacecraft Successfully Lands on Mars

November 27, 2018 – NASA has made another successful landing on Mars after their InSight lander reached the planet’s surface… Read more

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New Shepard’s Ninth Mission Tests High-Altitude Escape Ability

July 19, 2018 — Blue Origin performed a critical test on its New Shepard rocket this week – a high-altitude… Read more

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First Space Junk Removal Satellite Deployed from ISS

June 25, 2018 — The first satellite with space debris-removal capabilities was launched from the International Space Station last week. … Read more

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New Horizons Emerges from Hibernation to Prepare for Historic Flyby

June 11, 2018 — The New Horizons space probe has awoken from a six-month hibernation in preparation for its New… Read more

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ExoMars Reveals First Images from Mars

May 3, 2018 — The European Space Agency’s (ESA) ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) has released its first images from… Read more

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SpaceX Successfully Launches Powerful Falcon Heavy Rocket, Sends Tesla into Space

February 9, 2018 – SpaceX’s massive rocket, Falcon Heavy, the most powerful operational rocket on earth, successfully launched its first… Read more

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