Dawn Plans Test Flights Of Rocket-Powered Spaceplane

Dawn Aerospace Aurora Mk-II
Credit: Dawn Aerospace
Dawn Aerospace plans to start test flights of its rocket-powered spaceplane technology demonstrator before year’s end. The demonstrator, the Mk-II Aurora, has completed 48 test flights over the last 13 months using jet engines, the Christchurch, New Zealand-based company said on Sept. 21. The “Phase...

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