Boeing shows its vision for a hypersonic spy aircraft
It would be a spiritual successor to the Blackbird.
China reportedly tests new ballistic weapon that flies under radar
The hypersonic glide vehicle may pose a challenge to existing defense systems.
US and Australia finish a key round of hypersonic missile tests
One step closer to a weapon that can strike anywhere within minutes.
Hypersonic aircraft are more realistic thanks to a ceramic coating
Aircraft could survive extreme temperatures with relative ease.
ICYMI: Hypersonic plane, social connections app and more
On today's ICYMI, Germany is trying to revive a decades-old plan for a hypersonic commuting plane which would deliver people from Frankfurt to Australia in 90 minutes while a video for a social connections app features celebs who will likely never ask to be our friends.
US Air Force and DARPA team up on hypersonic weapons
"What do we want to do with this technology? We want to weaponize it." The US Air Force told Milit...
The Big Picture: living sculpture made from programmed wooden balls
Let's face it: with certain exceptions, most sculptures are pretty static and won't hold your inte...
Final X-51A WaveRider hypersonic mission achieves Mach 5.1, record flight length
With the third X-51A WaveRider failing to reach hypersonic speed due to a fin failure last August,...
X-51A WaveRider hypersonic mission doomed by bum missile fin
The latest attempt to go past Mach 5 with the X51A has finished badly again, as a broken fin cause...