Rocket-powered aircraft

X-37B OTV-3 test mission concludes
Oct 20, 2014 - 10:15 AM
Boeing’s X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle landed at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., on October 17, completing its third and longest test mission.
May 7, 2014 - 12:36 PM
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has moved an MRJ static test airframe to its testing station.
Mar 31, 2010 - 6:52 AM
The FAA has posted new information for airport workers on how to respond to the scene of an accident involving rocket-propelled ballistic parachute-equippe
Nov 11, 2007 - 7:06 PM
“The launch of a new era in space travel” is the bold claim of EADS Astrium for its Spaceplane, a model of which stands at the company’s booth (C220).
Jan 30, 2007 - 11:08 AM
A relaxed regulatory environment and increasing development in the fledgling space tourism industry may lead to opportunities for privately owned passenger
Nov 1, 2006 - 7:19 AM
In its determination of probable cause, the NTSB implicated a history of stability issues at high Mach speeds in the April 26, 2003, crash of Sino Swearing
Oct 16, 2006 - 12:31 PM
In the race for space tourism dollars, Oklahoma-based Rocketplane is vying for a head start by refurbishing hardy Learjet 25 airframes as the platforms for
Oct 12, 2006 - 9:36 AM
Two teams, one American and one Canadian, are poised to capture the Ansari X Prize by mid-October, having announced initial launch dates of their privately
Sep 18, 2006 - 5:57 AM
Legendary 1950s/1960s test pilot Scott Crossfield died alone in his Cessna T210 when it crashed in Georgia on April 19.