Leidos Wins Mayhem Hypersonic Demonstrator Contract

The AFRL tested a 13,000lb-thrust scramjet engine in a ground test rig in 2019. 

Credit: U.S. Air Force
Leidos has won a $334 million contract to build the Mayhem hypersonic demonstrator powered by a large, scramjet propulsion system for the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL). The Mayhem team, which includes Calspan, Draper and Kratos, will now start working on system requirements, concept design...

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