- Scramjet engine can accelerate craft to over Mach 6
- Could dramatically slash journey times by travelling at five times the speed of sound
But this Thunderbirds-style aircraft could be the future of long-haul flights.
The hypersonic X-51A WaveRider belongs to the US military and uses a revolutionary ‘scramjet’ engine to reach 4,500mph within seconds.
Read more: http://www.dailymail...l#ixzz23WSGxOoF
ah man, that will be nice
Edited by Render, 14 August 2012 - 12:22 PM.