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Contractor: Taitech, Incorporated
Department: Air Force
Taitech, Inc. of Beavercreek, Ohio, is being awarded a contract for $5,700,000. The objective of this five-year effort is to advance the state of the art in diagnostic and component development for high-speed propulsion systems. There are unique problems associated with sustained-combustion in supersonic flows. This program will address those problems through innovative inlet, isolator, injector, combustor and exhaust designs. These design concepts will be fabricated and evaluated in a controlled research environment and complimented by numerical simulations. The research is divided into two technology areas, Technology Area 1 (TA1) and Technology Area 2 (TA2). At this time no funds have been obligated. AFRL/PKPC, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-08-D-2844).
Total Contract Value: $5,700,000