Electronics Engineer / Aerospace branch
Expert for Microwave, Semiconductors, Thermal, High Voltage
This is a good idea and will definitively save costs.
Another topic might be the use of 3D printers. There are some years before even hi-tech materials - e.g. for turbo engine blades -...
You wrote: "... no improved tracking device will be of any benefit when its power supply is cut."
Why not position the tracking device in the wingtip; for power supply use a rechargeable...
I strongly agree. These "space flights" are just another way to produce CO2 and to pollute our atmosphere. For very rich people, not for you and me. Dreaming of a space flight? - Yes? Get some...
Michael Kane, I fully agree in every aspect of your post.
Another thought: If tens of missiles are fired at the same time - as we saw most recently - will the "dome" retain its protection...
If there are a lot of people who know where the plane is, then they would have communicated via facebook.
If the plane is on the ground of the ocean, nobody will find it.
So where is...
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