NASA ‘Flying Saucer’ To Test Atmospheric Entry Tech

FLYING SAUCER: NASA is preparing to test a flying-saucer-shaped test vehicle in the skies over the U.S. Navy’s Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kauai, Hawaii. The first opportunity for the “engineering shakeout” flight of the Low Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) will be June 3. LDSD will...

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