Reaction Engines Limited

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Name: Reaction Engines Limited
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Two Companies Take Radically Different Approaches to Launcher Reusability

PARIS — Two companies actively working on reusable launch vehicles on April 11 described their strategies, with one starting in small increments of reusability and the other beginning with a fully formed — if untested — spaceplane.Both companies — Space ... [Published Space News - 16 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Six companies Elon Musk's SpaceX should be keeping an eye on

Space travel has long been the stuff of pretty much everyone’s childhood dreams, so it’s no surprise that a lucky few can keep reaching for the stars into adulthood, spending years and hundreds of millions trying to cheapen and commercialise rockets (many ... [Published Management Today Magazine - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Your chance to learn more about the UK’s most exciting engineering projects

It was one of the highlights of week. The audience gathered around with anticipation, curious and eager to get a glimpse at the contents of the suitcase. And from inside, the speaker produced an engineering marvel.The final session of last year’s inaugural ... [Published Engineer Online - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Dollar a Gallon Gasoline

Gail Tverberg recently posted an article here .  She makes a strong case that, if we are to avoid economic disaster, a sustainable source of energy must not only be abundant; it must be cheap.  I pinned her down at a conference late last year and she ... [Published Peak Oil - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

11 futuristic forms of transportation we could see soon

ET3 – Evacuated Tube TransportationPlanes, trains, and automobiles is transportation that has carried us through the 20th century, but these days, they’re old news. The transportation of the future will be more along the lines of magnetic levitation, ... [Published Impact Lab - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Patrick Kniveton spreads the word about engineering

Keen to discuss his pride in the achievements of engineers, and the challenges and rewards of their skilled profession, Patrick Kniveton has enjoyed meeting young people and high achievers, company leaders and fellow members of the Institution, on a series ... [Published Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Skylon Spaceplane - RAeS Cambridge

DescriptionSKYLON is an unpiloted, reusable spaceplane intended to provide reliable, responsive and cost effective access to space. Currently in early development phase, the vehicle will be capable of transporting 15 tonnes of cargo into space. It is ... [Published Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Jan 17 2014 - Updated Jan 17 2014 - 1 reports

Reaction Engines Ltd signs Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with Air Force Research Laboratory

Press Release Source: Reaction Engines LtdReaction Engines Ltd is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement ('CRADA') with the Air Force Research Laboratory's Aerospace Systems Directorate (AFRL/RQ) ... [Published SpaceRef - Jan 17 2014]
First reported Jan 13 2014 - Updated Jan 14 2014 - 2 reports

Reaction Engines signs Cooperative Agreement with USAF Lab

The CRADA provides a framework to assess the performance, applications and development paths for REL's SABRE air-breathing rocket engine, a new class of aerospace engine designed for low cost, responsive space access and high speed atmospheric flight. ... [Published Space Daily - Jan 14 2014]

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AFRL/RQ project manager Barry Hellman stated that "This CRADA opens the door for joint development and testing to help AFRL understand the SABRE engine's technical details, and whether it may offer unique performance and vehicle integration advantages when compared to traditional hypersonic vehicle concepts. We look forward to exploring the engine and its lightweight heat exchangers which have the potential to enable hypersonic air-breathing rocket propulsion."

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11 futuristic forms of transportation we could ... [Published Impact Lab - Mar 28 2014]
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Skylon Spaceplane - RAeS Cambridge [Published Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Mar 12 2014]
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Reaction Engines enter R&D agreement with US Ai... [Published Engineer Online - Jan 13 2014]
Reaction Engines signs €1m study contract with ESA [Published Engineer Online - Aug 08 2013]
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Media invitation: UK Space Conference 2013 (15 ... [Published SpaceRef - Jun 26 2013]
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