Reaction Engines Announces a collaboration with French Space Agency

Reaction Engines, which has a test facility at the Colorado Air and SpacePort, is delighted to announce a collaboration with the French Space Agency, the Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES) and the UK Space Agency to work together on a joint study to investigate the impact of air-breathing propulsion systems on future space launch architectures. ONERA the French Aerospace Lab has been also associated to this study.

The study, carried out under the 2011 Framework Agreement for Reinforced Cooperation in Space Activities put in place between CNES and the UK Space Agency, commenced in 2018 and is due to complete towards the end of this year. An initial presentation of the assessment will be provided at the 2019 EUCASS Conference taking place in Madrid in July 2019.

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