The 15-member council held urgent closed-door consultations on Thursday after North Korea's unsuccessful launch, the third attempt in two weeks to test-fly
a Musudan missile, which is capable of striking US bases on the Pacific island of Guam.
China too had late last month announced that the People's Liberation Army was preparing to test-fly
a domestically developed drone, which analysts said is likely a clone of the US's carrier-based X-47B.
The report casts doubt on a view long held by US intelligence agencies that Iran could be able to test-fly
an intercontinental ballistic missile, or ICBM, by 2015 if it receives "sufficient foreign assistance.
became the first in the world to successfully test-fly
civilian aircraft using a fuel battery system that generates power for onboard use.
Nasa is also contributing a combined $500 million for SpaceX and Orbital Sciences to develop and test-fly
their rockets and capsules.
The Institution of Mechanical Engineers' latest report has highlighted the need to test-fly
aeroplanes through ash clouds caused by volcanic eruptions to avoid a repeat of the chaos that followed the eruption of the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajokull earlier this year.
Aerolineas will test-fly
its first foreign subsidiary, Aerolineas del Sur, which will try to steal away clients from LANS ironclad grip on Chiles domestic market.
Last week, NASA announced it might not be ready to test-fly
the shuttle until next summer because it didn't know when it could meet one of the board's key recommendations--having an in-flight repair kit to patch large holes in the shuttle surface.