X-51 Waverider

Popular Science’s “Best of What’s New 2010? list includes four projects that we have been closely following here at Parabolic Arc:

* Masten Space Systems Xombie rocket (Easiest way to space) * SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket (First astronaut-worthy private rocket in orbit) * Boeing X-37B spaceplane (Most mysterious aircraft) * Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne/Boeing X-51A Waverider (Fastest jet engine).

Congratulations to all the winners!

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