Construction of aircraft


China wants to build an airplane to fly into space

By 2030, China intends to build a plane that can carry out flights into space.

The project of a unique aircraft, the Chinese engineers and scientists intend to implement over the next 15 years, at the same time, official representatives reported that in essence. The new aircraft will be a hybrid of an aircraft and a rocket - when flying at relatively low altitudes, an ordinary aircraft engine will be used, and for flights in space, a special jet engine will be launched.

The specific applicability of the new project has not yet been announced, however, experts have suggested that the aircraft is able to carry out flights to space could find extensive use in military aviation.