the sale of the Gorshkov was, and still is one of India's most controversial naval acquisitions.
I recalled that it was close to not going through due to changes in pricing and schedule.
Lets assume that India decided NOT to go with the Gorshkov
- How would this happen?
- What would India's...
Apologies if this is the wrong area for this, but I came across this model for sale on E Bay. It purports to be a NASA project for a Morphing wing, and was proposed in the early 2000s. Does anyone know any more about this project?
In 2003, I wrote in a white heat an essay on Columbia's loss, which took on the shuttle's history. I submitted this to "Harper's" and "The Atlantic," neither of which bought it.
Unrevised save for the addition of photos, it can be found on my personal website here...
ARCA Space Corporation is a New Mexico-based aerospace company
It was founded in 1999 as a non-governmental organization in Romania by Dumitru Popescu
That want to build a SSTO that launch 100 kg (220lbs) of payload to low earth orbit.
it feature a linear Aerospike engine called "Executor" is...
NASA examined revolutionary aerospace systems concepts for human space exploration of the solar system beyond Mars orbit and identified critical technology requirements for the realization of these systems concepts...
CTV-01 test just occurred on 27 January 2013.
No target involved.
The EKV separated from the booster, and carried out a series of preprogrammed manouvers to validate that the problem which caused the last test in December 2010 to fail had been correctly identified and fixed.
The test was...
NASA: Satellite won't fall on US (msnbc Cosmic Log)
<a href="http://www.space.com/12899-nasa-falling-satellite-uars-space-junk-infographic.html"> <img...
-1- Ignore this embedded video and go directly to YouTube
-2- Select 720p HD format.
-3- Do something else for about 90 minutes (long video, slow server)
-4- Watch at full screen with your favorite cocktail.
This is just-released NASA engineering...
Profile and characteristics of the Gibbs & Cox SEA 4000 Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) Evolved Design Option from 2006. This design was a variant of the Gibbs & Cox designed Arleigh Burke-class DDG. The names Hobart, Brisbane, and Sydney were announced by the Australian Minister for Defence on...
Model of Singapore Technologies Marine Tiger Shark Future Frigate
Model of Singapore Technologies Marine Blue Shark Future Corvette
From Space Daily - Space War
Aerojet Demonstrates NextGen Solid Ramjet Fuel
by Staff Writers
Sacramento CA (SPX) Aug 12, 2010
Aerojet has announced that it has successfully tested an advanced solid ramjet fuel in an engine ground test. The fuel is being developed to provide long-range...
Two artist's impressions of the Royal Navy's proposed future aircraft carrier (CVF) from 1999. These both show examples designed to operate STOVL aircraft.
The Polish PZA (Przeciwlotniczy Zestaw Artyleryjski) Loara SPAAG system is fairly well known but not so its planned SPAAM companion. The former is usually referred to as Loara-A (or, for export purposes, Loara-G for Gun). The SPAAM was designated PZR (Przeciwlotniczy Zestaw Rakietowy) Loara but...
Assessment of Advanced Logistics Delivery System (ALDS) Launch Systems Concepts by Gregory W Anderson et al., NAVAL SURFACE WARFARE CENTER CARDEROCK DIV PHILADELPHIA PA MACHINERY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT DIR (Oct 2004)
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