Wednesday, February 27, 2008

Aditya and Sun's Corona

ISRO is planning to launch a 100kg satellite in 2012 to study the sun. Aditya, as the satellite is named is to observe corona, the sun's outer most region and other parameters of space whether. Aditya will be placed in a near-earth orbit of 600km.
Link to the related ToI article

Saturday, February 9, 2008

A2 and Hypersonic Flight

There is an article in Tech Republic related to A2. A2 is a hypersonic aircraft being designed by Reaction Engines. For details please refer the following link :).