Discovery mission preview; NASA hypersonics research

William Harwood posts one of his extensive Shuttle mission preview reports: Mission preview: One final spaceflight for Discovery – Spaceflight Now. === NASA is requesting proposals for its “Hypersonics Project”: NASA Announces New Hypersonic Research Opportunities – NASA.

> With the amendment, the Hypersonics Project of the Fundamental Aeronautics Program calls for proposals about enabling technologies and development of a new pool of expertise in two primary areas of interest. These include air-breathing access to space and entry, descent and landing of high-mass vehicles in planetary atmospheres.


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