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  1. Australia Successfully Fires Scramjet to Mach 10

    Kieron Murphy Scientists and engineers working for Australia's Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) on Friday announced the successful test firing of a small vehicle equipped with a scramjet that accelerated to a maximum velocity of Mach 10 (11 000 km per hour). The test run was part of an ongoing U.S.-Australian campaign to explore the possibilities of scramjet flight technology. Flight controllers launched the scramjet from a conventional booster rocket at the Woomera Test …

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