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  • NASA launches study for Skunk Works SR-72 concept


    ​NASA has awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin to study the feasibility of building a hypersonic propulsion system for a concept intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft dubbed the SR-72 using existing turbine engine technologies.


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  • Russians at work on military spaceplane


    Russian Space Forces researchers are working on an unmanned reusable spacecraft similar to the US Air Force's Boeing...


  • Air force launches US military's first spaceplane


    The successful launch to orbit from Cape Canaveral on 22 April of the US Air Force's X-37B marked the flight debut of...


  • ACCA first flight breaks new ground


    Lockheed Martin will work through November to expand the flight envelope of an experimental aircraft testing new...


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  • ANALYSIS: Aiming for 90,000ft with Perlan 2 glider

    News | 10 Jul 2015 09:41 | Howard Slutsken

    ​Making its debut at EAA AirVenture 2015 is a new aircraft that’s destined to shatter records: a remarkable glider called Airbus Perlan Mission IIhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aiming-for-90000ft-with-Perlan-2-glider-414257/
  • NASA launches study for Skunk Works SR-72 concept

    News | 17 Dec 2014 16:52 | Dan Parsons

    ​NASA has awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin to study the feasibility of building a hypersonic propulsion system for a concept intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft dubbed the SR-72 using existing turbine engine technologies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NASA-launches-study-for-Skunk-Works-SR-72-concept-407222/
  • Heroic failures: 11 aircraft that should have flown high but never quite took off

    News | 10 Dec 2013 13:32 | Stephen Trimble

    Shorts S-32http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Heroic-failures-11-aircraft-that-should-have-flown-high-but-never-quite-took-off-393966/
  • PICTURES: Skunk Works reveals Mach 6.0 SR-72 concept

    News | 01 Nov 2013 17:27 | Stephen Trimble

    Lockheed Martin’s Skunk Works is proposing to develop a new aircraft for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) missions that is capable of Mach 6.0 flight, or nearly twice the top speed of the long-retired SR-71 Blackbird.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Skunk-Works-reveals-Mach-60-SR-72-concept-392481/
  • Russians at work on military spaceplane

    News | 02 Feb 2011 12:38 | Dan Thisdell

    Russian Space Forces researchers are working on an unmanned reusable spacecraft similar to the US Air Force's Boeing X-37 orbital test vehicle, the head of the armed forces unit dedicated to military space operations has revealed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russians-at-work-on-military-spaceplane-352606/
  • Slicing the UAV market

    News | 31 Aug 2010 09:00 | Gayle Putrich

    For L-3 Communications, good things come in small packages. As an outfit that ranks itself as the sixth-biggest defence company in the USA, and a leader in sectors ranging from intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance to secure communications, training, aircraft modernisation, propulsion systems, avionics and satellite communications to name just a few, the acquisition of a $20 million turnover company hardly seems worth noting.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Slicing-the-UAV-market-346735/