NASA Delays Test Flights of X-59 to 2024 Written 13 October 2023


X-59 | Credit: Aerospace America; AIAA–©

Aviation Week in paywalled coverage reports NASA “has pushed back the first flight of the X-59 low-boom supersonic demonstrator to 2024 after a series of subsystem issues encountered during check-out tests at Lockheed Martin’s Skunk Works facility in Palmdale, California, late this summer proved harder to solve than expected.”
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