hypersonics


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hypersonics

[¦hī·pər′sän·iks]
(acoustics)
Production and utilization of sound waves of frequencies above 500 megahertz.
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Ellen Pawlikowski, commander of the Air Force Material Command, when asked to list her top research and development priorities at a recent trade show, said: "Autonomy, directed energy and hypersonics because I believe that all three of those can get us to that strategic agility.
For details on the tactical missiles, see Kris Osborn, "AF Chief Scientist: Air Force Working on New Hypersonic Air Vehicle," Defensetech, 1 June 2015, http://defensetech.
Air Force announced Friday its X-51A Waverider aircraft has achieved the longest hypersonic flight in history, flying for three and a half minutes on scramjet power at more than five times the speed of sound.
I mentioned that hypersonics is one of my favorite areas.
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE -- The Society of Flight Test Engineers honored the joint NASA, Air Force and contractor team that conducted the flight test program for the X-43A hypersonic research aircraft.
Not only do they intend to revive aircraft manufacturing, but also to eventually demonstrate the technologies of hypersonic aircraft.
The National Research Council's Committee on the National Aerospace Initiative was asked to assess whether the Initiative is technically and financially feasible within its timeframe goals and whether it is operationally relevant to the Department of Defense and National Aeronautics and Space Administration goals related to hypersonics and space access.
pdf); for a look at hypersonic weapons concepts currently being explored, ranging from hypersonic missiles to global-strike spacecraft, see United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board, Report on Why and Whither Hypersonics Research in the U.
NASA's John Becker, a longtime leader in hypersonics, wrote that duPont "aggressively peddled this proposal throughout NASA, to the congressional staffs, to the Nixon White House staff, and elsewhere.
assistant secretary of the Air Force for acquisition, testified before the House that "Air Force interest in hypersonics is higher than ever.
CUBRC is an independent not-for-profit scientific corporation that executes Research, Development, Testing and Systems Integration programs in Medical Sciences, Chemical and Biological Defense, Public Safety and Infrastructure, Information Fusion, Command and Control, and Hypersonics.
Orbital ATK s Defense Systems Group is an industry leader in providing innovative and affordable precision and strike weapons, advanced propulsion and hypersonics, missile components across air-, sea- and land-based systems, ammunition and related energetic products.
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