January 2022

FIRST VERTICAL LIGHT-GAS LAUNCH FOR SPACE ACCESS BY GREEN LAUNCH January 13, 2022 XX:XX Eastern Daylight Time Escondido, Calif.—(BUSINESS WIRE) Eric Robinson, Co-Founder of Green Launch has announced the first vertical Light-Gas launch for space access. GREEN LAUNCH,...

December 2021

On Dec 21, 2021 a launch tube with a special light gas mixture fired a steel and tungsten projectile towards space at very high speed. It was a quantum leap for space access and exploration. Shot 28 with the Green Launcher was the first vertical shot towards space...

July 2021 #2

Unlike most military installations, U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground’s (YPG) primary purpose is not to train troops for combat, but to test the equipment they use to ensure it works as it should. With a unique mission, YPG’s funding model is also unique. Perhaps 30% of...

July 2021

Horizontal Test Firing at Yuma Proving Ground The Green Launch Team completed another series of successful shots at Yuma Proving Ground (YPG) on July 14 and 15. Braving the summer heat were John Hunter, Eric Robinson, Rob Fryer, and Ray Tinker. Each shot involved...

March 2021

Despite the gap in these monthly updates, Green Launch has not been idle. In 2020, the launch tube was relocated within Yuma Proving Ground.  The new location allows for both horizontal and vertical shots. New design incorporated for pressure containment within the...

August 2019

Horizontal Test Firing at Yuma Proving Ground The Green Launch Team completed another series of successful shots at Yuma Proving Ground (YPG) during June and July.  Each shot involved different parameters of gas charge pressures, release peak pressures, vehicle...

June 2021

Original article source credited to www.army.mil Even in the 1960s, as NASA perfected the massive, multi-stage Saturn V rockets that propelled humanity to the moon--and U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground (YPG) tested the Mobility Test Article, precursor to the lunar...

May 2018

ACCOMPLISHMENTS Horizontal Test Firing at Yuma Proving Ground The Green Launch team completed another series of four successful shots at Yuma Proving Ground (YPG) during the week of April 23.  Two shots per day were achieved using YPG personnel and our team. Gas...

March 2018

ACCOMPLISHMENTS Horizontal Test Firing at Yuma Proving Ground Green Launch has been busy with a series of 12 successful shots which began in December and continued through the first part of March.  Each shot involved different parameters of gas charge pressures,...

September 2017

ACCOMPLISHMENTS Presentation at Mars Society Annual Convention The Green Launch (GL) core team (John Hunter, Eric Robinson, Rob Fryer, and Don Whitney all attended this held at University of California, Irvine on September    We presented the overview concept and...