<![CDATA[Plasma jet engines get ready for real world trials]]>
Plasma jet engines get ready for real world trials

“Imagine a jet engine that could propel an aircraft faster than a traditional engine and take it all the way to the edge of space without burning any fossil fuels. And for a fraction of the price, then crank the speed up to 123,000mph, and you have the concept that lies behind the plasma engines that are being developed in the labs around the world, including at NASA who recently fired up their own plasma jet engine. Now, a team of researchers from the Technical University of Berlin, who later this year will also be landing a Lunar Rover on the Moon, want to bring them out of the labs and into the real world…”

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