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X-51A WaveRider Crash: Hypersonic failure, or minor speed bump?

The US military’s latest attempt at hypersonic flight has failed, casting doubt over the X-51A WaveRider programme. Liam Stoker looks at the latest failure and what could be achieved with hypersonic flight.

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