Reaction Engines Reveals How Skylon Engine Works

Engineering (7/14) reports that Reaction Engines “finally revealed” how the Skylon spaceplane’s engines will be able to cool “the +1,000C incoming air to -150C in less than 0.01 second” in order to achieve initial speeds of mach 5.4. It has “a very special injector mechanism” that was designed using a 3D printer “among other technology developments.” Read More

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