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Engineer Awarded $4.5 Million to Build a “Brain” for Autonomous Hypersonic Vehicles
Engineer Awarded $4.5 Million to Build a “Brain” for Autonomous Hypersonic Vehicles

7 Dec 2022, 03:26 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A professor at the University of Arizona will lead a complex new research project dedicated to the development of an advanced brain for hypersonic vehicles

 
Air Force Research Lab Inks Deal To Support Stratolaunch Talon-A Hypersonic Testbed
Air Force Research Lab Inks Deal To Support Stratolaunch Talon-A Hypersonic Testbed

15 Nov 2022, 21:31 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Formed in 1997 and based out of Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio, the Air Force Research Lab has its roots indating back to 1945

 
Sexbomb Turbo-Ramjet Hypersonic Drone Leaves North America to Be Tested Elsewhere
Sexbomb Turbo-Ramjet Hypersonic Drone Leaves North America to Be Tested Elsewhere

8 Nov 2022, 09:19 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Space Engine Systems announced this week it will no longer be running the first test of the Sexbomb demonstrator over Canada, moves to UK

 
World’s Largest Aircraft Flies With Its Hypersonic Separation Vehicle for the First Time
World’s Largest Aircraft Flies With Its Hypersonic Separation Vehicle for the First Time

31 Oct 2022, 02:46 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The incredible Roc aircraft that's almost as big as a football field, flied over the Mojave desert with an autonomous hypersonic vehicle attached to it

 
USAF to Blow $1 Billion on Raytheon Scramjet-Powered Hypersonic Missiles
USAF to Blow $1 Billion on Raytheon Scramjet-Powered Hypersonic Missiles

23 Sep 2022, 13:02 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The U.S. Air Force (USAF) awarded this week a contract worth almost one billion dollars to Raytheon for the development of Hypersonic Attack Cruise Missiles

 
Top Gun: Maverick’s Mach 10 Darkstar Is a Sign of Military Aircraft to Come
Top Gun: Maverick’s Mach 10 Darkstar Is a Sign of Military Aircraft to Come

26 Jun 2022, 04:12 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Top Gun: Maverick is en route to hitting the $1 billion in earnings, all thanks to Tom Cruise, military aircraft, and the Darkstar

 
The World's Largest Aircraft by Wingspan Sets New Altitude Record
The World's Largest Aircraft by Wingspan Sets New Altitude Record

16 Jun 2022, 23:24 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Stratolaunch's massive carrier aircraft Roc successfully completed its seventh flight test. During the flight, Roc reached a new maximum altitude of 27,000 feet

 
Stratolaunch Cuts Short Sixth Flight Test of Its Mammoth Carrier Aircraft
Stratolaunch Cuts Short Sixth Flight Test of Its Mammoth Carrier Aircraft

10 Jun 2022, 00:51 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / On June 9th, Stratolaunch's massive carrier aircraft Roc was supposed to fly over the Mojave Desert for 3.5 hours, but its flight test was cut short

 
Houston Startup Unveils Stargazer, a Mach 9 Hypersonic Spaceplane Concept
Houston Startup Unveils Stargazer, a Mach 9 Hypersonic Spaceplane Concept

9 Jun 2022, 03:20 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Forget air taxis, this spaceplane wants to have you traveling anywhere in the world in less than an hour, and "back in time for dinner"

 
Stratolaunch Reveals First Talon-A Vehicle Set to Be Carried by Massive Aircraft Roc
Stratolaunch Reveals First Talon-A Vehicle Set to Be Carried by Massive Aircraft Roc

27 May 2022, 11:44 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Stratolaunch has unveiled the its first structurally complete Talon-A test vehicle. The vehicle will be carried by the mammoth aircraft Roc later this year

 
B-52 Stratofortress Shoots Hypersonic Weapon Off the Coast California, It Hits Mach 5
B-52 Stratofortress Shoots Hypersonic Weapon Off the Coast California, It Hits Mach 5

17 May 2022, 08:03 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / B-52 Stratofortress dropped a AGM-183A Air-launched Rapid Response Weapon (ARRW), and it successfully flew at Mach 5 for the first time

 
Raytheon Is Betting on Quarterhorse, the 4,000 MPH Autonomous Aircraft of the Future
Raytheon Is Betting on Quarterhorse, the 4,000 MPH Autonomous Aircraft of the Future

16 May 2022, 03:31 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Raytheon's first investment as a corporate venture capital group is going to the Georgia-based startup that's developing the world's fastest aircraft

 
Massive Airplane Roc Aces Fifth Test Flight, Gears Up to Carry Hypersonic Vehicles
Massive Airplane Roc Aces Fifth Test Flight, Gears Up to Carry Hypersonic Vehicles

5 May 2022, 00:44 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Stratolaunch's massive carrier aircraft Roc has successfully completed its fifth flight, moving closer to launch hypersonic vehicles

 
Glide Breaker Hypersonic Weapons Killer Looking to Start Wind Tunnel and Flight Testing
Glide Breaker Hypersonic Weapons Killer Looking to Start Wind Tunnel and Flight Testing

18 Apr 2022, 07:04 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / DARPA announced this month it is moving ahead with its Glide Breaker hypersonic weapons killer, looking for ideas for wind tunnel and flight tests

 
A Houston Startup Is Building a Zero-Emissions Mach 9 Spaceplane for Hypersonic Air Travel
A Houston Startup Is Building a Zero-Emissions Mach 9 Spaceplane for Hypersonic Air Travel

7 Apr 2022, 03:39 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Venus Aerospace claims that its future spaceplane will have an innovative shape and will be able to fly anywhere in the world at record speed

 
Satellite 20,000 Miles Away Will Spot Incoming Hypersonic and Ballistic Missiles
Satellite 20,000 Miles Away Will Spot Incoming Hypersonic and Ballistic Missiles

30 Mar 2022, 09:41 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Northrop Grumman is working on a spotter capable of detecting hypersonic and ballistic missile launches, to be ready in 2028

 
Game-Changing Engine Made in the U.S. to Power Both Rockets and Hypersonic Aircraft
Game-Changing Engine Made in the U.S. to Power Both Rockets and Hypersonic Aircraft

24 Mar 2022, 05:04 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A young Colorado-based company has developed a unique engine that will power both the Daytona rocket and the Stratolaunch hypersonic vehicle

 
USAF Launching BOLT II on Hypersonic Rocket Today, Visible From Seven States
USAF Launching BOLT II on Hypersonic Rocket Today, Visible From Seven States

21 Mar 2022, 12:58 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The Boundary Layer Transition and Turbulence hypersonic vehicle will be launched on March 21 from the NASA Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia

 
Stratolaunch's Mammoth Carrier Aircraft Nails Fourth Test Flight
Stratolaunch's Mammoth Carrier Aircraft Nails Fourth Test Flight

25 Feb 2022, 03:30 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Stratolaunch's massive carrier aircraft has successfully completed its fourth test flight. This moves Roc closer to launching the first hypersonic vehicles

 
Swiss Hydrogen-Powered Hyperplane Could Travel Anywhere Almost as Fast as a Rocket
Swiss Hydrogen-Powered Hyperplane Could Travel Anywhere Almost as Fast as a Rocket

10 Feb 2022, 03:43 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / This futuristic hybrid aircraft gives fast delivery a whole new meaning - it can fly like a rocket anywhere on the planet, with zero emissions