Stratolaunch Ponders Hypersonic Testbed Plan

Credit: Stratolaunch Concept
A pair of high-speed concept vehicles under study by Stratolaunch could play a key role in the development of the company’s in-house-designed PGA liquid rocket engine as well as provide a valuable large-scale flying testbed for U.S. hypersonic developments. The testbeds could provide a bridge to...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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