JAXA Prepares Retest Of Low-Boom Supersonic Model

Japanese researchers in Kiruna, Sweden, are preparing to restage the drop test of a supersonic transport model from a high-altitude balloon to demonstrate a low sonic boom. The month-long test period at the Esrange Space Center begins on July 22. The first test under Phase 2 of the Japan Aerospace...
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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