ISRO Successfully Tests Scramjet Engine

NEW DELHI—India has successfully tested its indigenously developed supersonic combustion ramjet (scramjet) engine, which engineers hope could one day allow a tenfold reduction in the cost of space launch. The Advanced Technology Vehicle (ATV) scramjets were carried by a two-stage RH-560 sounding...

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