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X-51 Wave Rider Unmanned Scramjet Aircraft

Maiden Flight

February 2010

Flight Testing Completion

April 2010

Length

7.9m

Empty Weight

1,814kg

Maximum Speed

8,575km/h

Maximum Altitude

15,240m

Manufacturer

Boeing Integrated Defence Systems, Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne and the Defence Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA)

Operator

US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)
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