Take Two For Hypersonic Combined-Cycle Propulsion

Citing advances in modeling and manufacturing, DARPA will try again to demonstrate a turbine-based combined-cycle (TBCC) engine that can operate from zero airspeed to beyond Mach 5, to power future air-breathing reusable hypersonic vehicles. DARPA has launched the Advanced Full-Range Engine (AFRE)...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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