Multi- layer ceramic coatings that incorporate Mullite, Yttria Stabilized Zirconia (YSZ) and ultra- high temperature Zirconium Diboride (ZrB2) are used for thermal protection on Rocket exhaust cones, insulating tiles for the Space Shuttle and engine components are Plasma sprayed.

The Arcspray process is used to apply Aluminium coatings for liquid rocket engine components exposed to cryogenic conditions.

Space Travel 1

Space Travel 2

The Space Shuttle uses Metalspray to protect against extremely high temperatures