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The SKYLON Spaceplane – The Future of Spaceflight

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19:30 – 21:00 13 Feb 2014
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University of Worcester, EEG162
St Johns Campus, Worcester, WR2 6AJ
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EVENT CANCELLED
Speakers: Dr Robert Bond, Corporate Programmes Director, Reaction Engines, Ltd

Free and open to all

The SKYLON Spaceplane, powered by revolutionary SABRE rocket engines, has the potential to transform access to Space. This lecture will explore the prospects it offers for a single-stage-to-orbit launch vehicle with aircraft-like operation and will discuss work currently underway in the UK and Europe to demonstrate the engine and vehicle technology.

Event type: Lecture/Talk
Organised by: Joint with the Institution of Engineering and Technology
Contact details: Free and open to all

For an e-programme see:
http://www.iop.org/publications/iop/2013/file_60993.pdf

For further information:
J E Beale  07801-365 204 john.beale@physics.org
Dr A C Smith 01684-569503 alancsmith@physics.org
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http://www.iop.org/publications/iop/2013/file_60993.pdf


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