TITLE

Plan weighed to recover Hyper-X vehicles after flight

AUTHOR(S)
Kandebo, Stanley W.
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;1/31/2000, Vol. 152 Issue 5, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration is considering a strategy that could allow it to recover two of three unmanned hypersonic X-43 vehicles it hopes to fly over the next two years. Plans to conduct the maiden flight of the aircraft by summer of 2000 after resolving software problems and other issues that have slowed the project.
ACCESSION #
2762311

 

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