My work PC is occupied doing a thing so I was flipping through old pictures on my Facebook and stumbled on my senior design project, thought Oppo might enjoy it

It’s called Aethos, it’s an unmanned aircraft designed to launch a small satellite into orbit. The general design was inspired by the NASA AD-1 to use an oblique swing wing for efficient supersonic flight. The whole wing swings like a scissor to enable the plane to reach Mach 2. When the wing is unswept it produces a lift to drag ratio of 12 to 1.

If I remember correctly it’s about 40ft wide and 40ft long. Here it is next to an f15 and an A6

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