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X-51 Waverider – the US Air Force Hypersonic Jet

X-51 Waverider program The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory came together with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne and Boeing to build an aircraft with extraordinary hypersonic flight capability. The X-51 WaveRider consortium is focused on developing a free-flying vehicle that is able to fly longer at hypersonic speeds than […]