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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

 
Not Enemies, but Raindrops Could Become a Nightmare for USAF’s Hypersonic Aircraft
Not Enemies, but Raindrops Could Become a Nightmare for USAF’s Hypersonic Aircraft

7 Feb 2022, 09:05 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The U.S. Air Force is pumping $1 million into a strategic research project that could prevent the massive risks of rain for hypersonic rockets and aircraft

 
China’s New Spaceplane to Fly Passengers Anywhere in the World at Over 2,600 MPH
China’s New Spaceplane to Fly Passengers Anywhere in the World at Over 2,600 MPH

31 Jan 2022, 05:03 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / A Chinese startup is developing a spaceplane for commercial flights, that will be launched attached to a rocket, and be able to get anywhere in the world

 
The U.S. Air Force Starts Testing Cargo Hypersonic Flights, Deployed by the Massive Roc
The U.S. Air Force Starts Testing Cargo Hypersonic Flights, Deployed by the Massive Roc

27 Jan 2022, 05:30 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The U.S. Air Force will officially kick off tests for cargo transportation using hypersonic flights, conducted by test vehicles launched from the Roc aircraft

 
Spartan Scramjet Engine to Power 3D-Printed Hypersonic Drone, First Flight in 2023
Spartan Scramjet Engine to Power 3D-Printed Hypersonic Drone, First Flight in 2023

26 Jan 2022, 13:26 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Kratos Defense and Hypersonix Launch Systems team up to create a 3D printed hypersonic drone which will be called DART AE, flying in 2023

 
Giant Carrier Airplane Roc Aces Test Flight, Prepares to Launch Hypersonic Vehicles
Giant Carrier Airplane Roc Aces Test Flight, Prepares to Launch Hypersonic Vehicles

18 Jan 2022, 00:48 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Stratolaunch massive carrier aircraft has successfully completed its third test flight, moving closer to support the launch of the company's hypersonic vehicles

 
Aussie Hydrogen-Powered Hypersonic Spaceplane to Become a Real Game-Changer
Aussie Hydrogen-Powered Hypersonic Spaceplane to Become a Real Game-Changer

14 Jan 2022, 05:11 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Boasting the world's first hydrogen-powered, self-igniting, 3D-printed scramjet engine, the Delta Velos blows competition out of the water

 
Massive Carrier Aircraft Roc to Help the U.S. Army Sharpen Its Hypersonic Skills
Massive Carrier Aircraft Roc to Help the U.S. Army Sharpen Its Hypersonic Skills

10 Dec 2021, 10:28 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The Talon-A hypersonic launch vehicle dropped from the Roc carrier will be used by the Missile Defense Agency to research hypersonic threats

 
The First-Ever Hypersonic Missile Interceptor to Be Developed for the U.S. Navy
The First-Ever Hypersonic Missile Interceptor to Be Developed for the U.S. Navy

22 Nov 2021, 10:40 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Raytheon is developing, on behalf of the Missile Defense Agency, the first defense system specifically designed to engage hypersonic threats

 
Northrop Grumman Inches Closer To Test Hypersonic Weapon Tracking Satellite
Northrop Grumman Inches Closer To Test Hypersonic Weapon Tracking Satellite

11 Nov 2021, 14:50 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Northrop Grumman has completed a critical design review of the U.S. Hypersonic and Ballistic Tracking Space Sensor, getting closer to demo its capabilities

 
Hermeus Unveils Full-Scale Hypersonic Prototype Jet, Makes It Roar to Life
Hermeus Unveils Full-Scale Hypersonic Prototype Jet, Makes It Roar to Life

10 Nov 2021, 09:49 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Atlanta-based startup Hermeus unveiled the full-scale of its hypersonic aircraft dubbed Quarterhorse. The jet is expected to fly at Mach 5 speeds in the future

 
Three Rockets Launched in Just One Day, for U.S. Army’s Hypersonic Weapons Program
Three Rockets Launched in Just One Day, for U.S. Army’s Hypersonic Weapons Program

8 Nov 2021, 06:14 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Hypersonic weapons experiments are carried out "at the speed of light," meaning as fast and effectively as possible, with the help of sounding rockets

 
U.S. Navy Fires Up Hypersonic Rocket Motor, Gets Closer to Flight Test
U.S. Navy Fires Up Hypersonic Rocket Motor, Gets Closer to Flight Test

29 Oct 2021, 22:46 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The recent live-fire test of the U.S. Navy rocket motor brings the common hypersonic missile closer to an actual test flight

 
Hypersonic Spaceplane Sexbomb Will Cruise at Mach 5 After Being Dropped From a Balloon
Hypersonic Spaceplane Sexbomb Will Cruise at Mach 5 After Being Dropped From a Balloon

27 Oct 2021, 04:43 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Sexbomb is the actual name of a hypersonic aircraft that will fly in an upcoming test, after being dropped from a stratospheric balloon.

 
U.S. Navy, Army Successfully Test Advanced Hypersonic Weapon Systems
U.S. Navy, Army Successfully Test Advanced Hypersonic Weapon Systems

22 Oct 2021, 06:21 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The Navy and Army have successfully tested advanced hypersonic technologies, capabilities and prototype systems during a flight campaign

 
Brazil Just Tested Its Largest Rocket Motor Ever, for Experiments at Hypersonic Speeds
Brazil Just Tested Its Largest Rocket Motor Ever, for Experiments at Hypersonic Speeds

11 Oct 2021, 04:54 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Brazil successfully tested its largest rocket motor ever built, an innovative motor that will power a European rocket for scientific hypersonic experiments.

 
U.S. Army Receives Ground Equipment for Its Dark Eagle Hypersonic Weapon System
U.S. Army Receives Ground Equipment for Its Dark Eagle Hypersonic Weapon System

10 Oct 2021, 03:36 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The U.S. Army has recently taken delivery of its prototype hardware for its new hypersonic weapon system, known as the "Dark Eagle"

 
Autonomous High-Speed Test Vehicle Gearing up to Revolutionize Hypersonic Flight
Autonomous High-Speed Test Vehicle Gearing up to Revolutionize Hypersonic Flight

1 Oct 2021, 05:47 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Stratolaunch is getting ready to launch its revolutionary hypersonic vehicle, Talon-A, from the world's largest plane, a multi-vehicle aircraft carrier.

 
Scramjet-Powered Hypersonic Weapon Launched for the First Time, It's American
Scramjet-Powered Hypersonic Weapon Launched for the First Time, It's American

28 Sep 2021, 11:40 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The first flight test of the American Hypersonic Air-breathing Weapon Concept was conducted at an undisclosed time, rocket worked perfectly