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US hypersonic research and development

the rise and fall of Dyna-Soar, 1944-1963

by Roy F. Houchin

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Published by Routledge in London, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • X-20 (Space glider),
    • Aerodynamics, Hypersonic -- Research -- United States -- History,
    • Astronautics, Military -- Government policy -- United States -- History,
    • Space shuttles -- United States -- History,
    • Aerospace planes -- United States -- History,
    • Space weapons -- Research -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementRoy F. Houchin II.
      SeriesSpace power and politics
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL789.8.U6 X65 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3418928M
      ISBN 100415362814
      LC Control Number2005035309

      This was just short of hypersonic, but these facilities made a key contribution by introducing equipment and research methods that soon found use in studying true hypersonic flows. At Peenemunde, one set of experiments introduced a wind-tunnel nozzle of specialized design and reached Mach , becoming the first to achieve such a speed.   The U.S. Air Force has awarded contracts to defense giant Lockheed Martin to develop two new hypersonic weapon systems. The contracts are in response to the rapid development .

      GHI's current research programs primarily include the study of hypersonic propulsion-airframe integration and scramjet engine development. Much of our work revolves around the development of engine and vehicle designs from a flowline perspective. Often this involves a mix of fast-turn-around design methods closely coupled to high-fidelity. In the late s and into the mids, the joint X hypersonic research program’s three rocket-powered vehicles flew a total of times investigating all aspects of piloted hypersonic flight. On Oct. 3, , the X piloted by Air Force Maj. Pete Knight .

      But by , $ million was allocated in the FY Pentagon budget for hypersonic defense, out of $ billion for all hypersonic-related research. Both the US and Russia withdrew from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty in February This will spur arms development, including hypersonic weapons. Now it seems the US is back in the hypersonic effort in a serious way. The Pentagon has declared hypersonics to be its number one research and development technical priority. The president’s recent budget request proposes allocating almost $3 billion to develop hypersonic weapons and defense systems against potential adversaries.


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A time-phased plan to acquire required hypersonics research, development File Size: 2MB. Hypersonic flight occurs at speeds of Mach 5 and above. The development of hypersonic vehicles requires unique facilities that simulate realistic atmospheric, velocity and high enthalpy flight conditions.

Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) provides the aerospace and defense sectors with world-class facilities to perform hypersonic research, modeling and testing solutions. Hypersonic International Flight Research and Experimentation (HIFiRE) is a joint program of the US Department of Defense and Australian DST Group.

The "purpose of this program is to investigate fundamental hypersonic phenomena and accelerate the development of aerospace vehicle technologies deemed critical to long range precision strike" [2] by. The United States, Russia, and China all tested new super-fast “hypersonic” munitions inescalating a global competition for weaponry that can strike farther and harder than ever before.

WASHINGTON: The Pentagon will ramp up research on hypersonic weapons with a stunning percent increase in the budget request.

Here’s the breakdown of the $ million: $ million Author: Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. China, Russia and the United States have focused research and development on two classes of these weapons: hypersonic glide vehicles and cruise missiles that fly at hypersonic.

Progress in Astronautics and Rocketry, Volume 7: Hypersonic Flow Research compiles papers presented at a conference on hypersonics held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in August This book discusses the low Reynolds number effects, chemical kinetics effects, inviscid flow calculations, and experimental techniques relating to.

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India’s Defence Research & Development Organisation has also started work on hypersonics to develop missiles that can travel five times the speed of sound or a little over a mile every second. The hypersonic missiles being tested in the West are ft-long, weigh about kg and are encased in ceramic coating, carbon fibre composites or.

The U.S. military is working with industry to build an industrial base for hypersonic weapons as it seeks to counter Russian and Chinese advancements.

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When something is flying that fast, the air will chemically decompose around the .