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  • Revolutionary UK engine shoots for 2020 flight test


    An Oxfordshire company's bid to transform transportation to orbit with a radical air-breathing rocket engine it claims will be capable of driving airline-style operations with a runway take-off and landing reusable spaceplane got a shot in the arm last week in the form of £60 million ($91 million) from the UK government.


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  • Revolutionary UK engine shoots for 2020 flight test


    An Oxfordshire company's bid to transform transportation to orbit with a radical air-breathing rocket engine it claims...


  • IN FOCUS - British engineers 'crack secret of reusable spaceplane'


    The dream of airline-style orbital flight operations has come a step closer to reality with a successful demonstration...


  • IN FOCUS: Researchers pursue multiple routes to reusable rockets


    Rocket scientists and engineers are working on reusable concepts that will change the way mankind accesses space within...


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  • Revolutionary UK engine shoots for 2020 flight test

    News | 19 Jul 2013 15:00 | Dan Thisdell

    An Oxfordshire company's bid to transform transportation to orbit with a radical air-breathing rocket engine it claims will be capable of driving airline-style operations with a runway take-off and landing reusable spaceplane got a shot in the arm last week in the form of £60 million ($91 million) from the UK government.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Revolutionary-UK-engine-shoots-for-2020-flight-test-388456/
  • IN FOCUS: Spaceplane engine technology 'could slash fuel burn by 10%'

    News | 30 Nov 2012 14:36 | Dan Thisdell

    <p>The dream of airline-style orbital flight operations has come a step closer to reality with a successful demonstration of the critical technology behind...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Spaceplane-engine-technology-could-slash-fuel-burn-by-10-379648/
  • IN FOCUS - British engineers 'crack secret of reusable spaceplane'

    News | 29 Nov 2012 17:36 | Dan Thisdell

    The dream of airline-style orbital flight operations has come a step closer to reality with a successful demonstration of the critical technology behind a radical air-breathing rocket engine concept.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-British-engineers-crack-secret-of-reusable-spaceplane-379609/
  • IN FOCUS: Researchers pursue multiple routes to reusable rockets

    News | 12 Jun 2012 11:00 | David Todd

    Rocket scientists and engineers are working on reusable concepts that will change the way mankind accesses space within the next 20 yearshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Researchers-pursue-multiple-routes-to-reusable-rockets-372417/
  • Skylon concept could be next spaceplane

    News | 14 Jun 2011 16:00 | Dan Thisdell

    A new spaceplane conceived by Reaction Engines could slash the cost of putting small payloads into orbithttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Skylon-concept-could-be-next-spaceplane-357546/
  • Comment: retro-rockets ahead

    News | 02 Mar 2009 08:00

    The success of Surrey Satellite Technology and Virgin Galactic suggests the UK could have a thriving launcher industry. So why not revive 1980s ambitions and create a high-technology base?http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Comment-retro-rockets-ahead-323163/