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Electric Flight

First manned flight of the Volocopter VC200 This already happened back in April.  It’s worth a look around their website for all the latest information and pictures:  http://www.volocopter.com/index.php/en/ Truly astonishing – With a hybrid version for range, in the short … Continue reading

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Skylon – A New Hope

I went to a symposium on future space launchers sometime in the mid-70’s and listened to Alan Bond talk about a project called HOTOL.  It was a new idea for launching people and goods into space in a safer, more … Continue reading

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