TITLE

Uplifting experience

AUTHOR(S)
Sen, Philip
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/8/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7615, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the development of a super-fast military space vessel in France. Design of the vessel; Utilization of gas-turbine engines; Use of microhole system; Versions of the aircrafts. INSET: GROUND EFFECT.
ACCESSION #
8627178

 

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