Having forged an international partnership unprecedented in the annals of high-speed research, the U.S. and Australian Hypersonic International Flight Research Experiment (HIFiRE) is past the halfway stage and planning an extension as it accelerates toward a fast firing finale. The program, jointly run by the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) and Australia's Defense Science and Technology Organization (DSTO), is aimed at exploring basic vehicle and propulsion phenomena and ...

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