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Class: Manned. Type: Spaceplane. Nation: UK. Manufacturer: Nonweiler.

The Nonweiler Waverider of the 1950`s was the original caret wing waverider concept. Developed by Professor Terence R.F. Nonweiler, of Queen`s University, Belfast. This was the concept which spawned all the other waverider concepts. The first paper written by Nonweiler on the subject was in 1951.


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Nonweiler Waverider Chronology


01 January 1951 Nonweiler Waverider

The Nonweiler Waverider was a caret wing hypersonic waverider concept developed by Professor Terence R.F. Nonweiler, of Queen`s University, Belfast.



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