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NASA Developing Hypersonic Technologies; Flight Vehicles Only Decades Away

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July 24, 2002
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Imagine taking off from any U.S. airport and landing on any other runway in the world in less than two hours. Or making a quick hop from that same airport to the International Space Station and back — a trip that normally takes days or weeks — to drop off science experiments, provisions and new equipment.

Imagine taking off from any U.S. airport and landing on any other runway in the world in less than two hours. Or making a quick hop from that same airport to the International Space Station and back — a trip that normally takes days or weeks — to drop off science experiments, provisions and new equipment.


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NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center. (2002, July 24). NASA Developing Hypersonic Technologies; Flight Vehicles Only Decades Away. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 23, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/07/020724075743.htm
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