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Lockheed Martin hints at SR-72 demonstrator progress

06/09/2017
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June 9, 2017 -- Lockheed Martin report that work on the planned SR-72 – a strike and reconnaissance aircraft capable of topping Mach 6 – can begin thanks to development in hypersonic technologies, including a combined cycle propulsion system that merges a jet and rocket engine.


External links

Skunk Works Hints At SR-72 Demonstrator Progress (Aviation Week)
Meet the SR-72 (Lockheed Martin)


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