Xoie

 

Xoie (XA-0.1-E-1)

Flight Count: 12
Campaigns Flown: 1
Status: Retired

Stats
Dimensions: 100″ x 75″
Max Demonstrated Altitude: 53m
Max Demonstrated Downrange: 50m
Engine: “Hatchet” 750Lbf

 

The XA-0.1-E-1 (“Xoie”) is a Masten E-class type A vehicle that participated in the Northrop Grumman Lunar Lander Challenge in 2009. Xoie’s rugged reusability and superior precision landing accuracy won Masten  the top prize of $1 Million USD. The Lunar Lander Challenge was funded by NASA’s Centennial Challenges program and managed by the X Prize Foundation.