Flights & Fancy: The Western Canadian Ramjet Co.

Flights & Fancy: The Western Canadian Ramjet Co.

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Although we hadn’t detected any significant thrust from our ramjet, the ride had been impressive. About a month later, while conducting further research, we read that most ramjets need to achieve a speed of about 375 mph to function properly. We never did find a hill steep enough.

—Gordon J. Twa

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