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Air Force Recently Tested Record-Setting highest thrust producing air-breathing hypersonic engine

Record-Setting highest thrust producing air-breathing hypersonic engine

The Air Force recently broke the record for the highest thrust producing air-breathing hypersonic engine the service has ever tested in its history. Northrop Grumman built the scramjet engine for the Air Force Research Laboratory and its development comes amid a general renaissance in all things hyper-sonic across the U.S. …

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