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India Forges Ahead With Scramjet Engines

India Forges Ahead With Scramjet Engines 12 December, 2016

Indian Department of Space announced on 7 December that the first experimental flight of a scaled-down version of Scramjet engine has been succesfully conducted on 28 August. This experimental mission demonstrated technologies such as ignition of air breathing engines at supersonic speed, air intake mechanism and fuel injection systems. The test flight took place at Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota. 

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