Austin Adams was always captivated by the thought of space travel, charting new paths and making new discoveries.
The Florida Polytechnic University Class of 2022 graduate is now getting a chance to live those dreams as a material planner for propulsion at Rocket Lab, an aerospace manufacturer and launch service provider in California. There, he is working on Rutherford engines, liquid-propellant rocket engines to power the company’s Electron rocket.
Adams said he’s making calculations to ensure materials are sourced on time.
The company recently launched NASA satellites that assist with hurricane forecasting.
Adams earned his bachelor’s degree in business analytics.
– Staff Reports, Florida Politics