AEROSPACE UNIT 4- Experimental Aircraft

LEARNING TARGETS
I will be able to discuss why emerging technologies can work perfectly well but ultimately still fail (for example the flying boat, the flying pancake or the Rutan VariEze)
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I will be able to discuss the emerging technology of solar powered flight during this unit as well as the reasons driving that technology during this unit
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I will be able to present arguments to suggest why experimental aircraft are important
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I will be able to identify radical new features designed and built into the SR-71 in the 1960's
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I will be able to present arguments to suggest why experimental aircraft often fail
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I will be able to discuss the radical new features proposed for a SABRE hybrid jet/scram jet/rocket engine during this unit
 


 


 

 

 

Little Bo-Peep Has Lost Her Sheep

And Radar Cannot Find Them

They'll All (face-to-face)

Meet in Parallel Space

Preceding Their Leaders

Behind Them