Supersonic

USAF invests $60M into Boom Supersonic

Boom Supersonic signs a $60M-worth three-year partnership with the USAF to build a supersonic airliner...


Top 10 supersonic business jets to look out for in 2022

Supersonic travel is on the cusp of making a comeback. Check out our list of the 10 most promising projects to build the world's fastest business jet....


Jacqueline versus Jacqueline: a supersonic duel

In the early 1950s, two women pilots, American Jacqueline Cochran and her French rival Jacqueline Auriol, competed to become the fastest female pilot....


Japan draws closer to long-awaited supersonic entry

Japanese engineering companies announce a coalition with Japan’s space agency to develop a new, world-leading supersonic jet.  ...


Head of Rostec calls Russian supersonic bizjet „unprofitable”

Russian supersonic business jet project is going to be unprofitable unless it finds investors from the UAE, admits Sergei Chemezov, the head of Rostec....


Concorde versus Tu-144, the supersonic duel | Quiz

There were only two supersonic planes in the world: the Concorde and its Russian counterpart. But of the two, could Concorde be the slower one?...


Aerion AS3 supersonic airliner to reach Mach 4+ and carry 50 passengers

Aerion is already working on its next supersonic aircraft, the AS3, capable of reaching Mach 4 and carrying up to 50 passengers inside....


Myasishchev M-25: Soviet plane that would kill with sound | Best of 2020

Most combat aircraft fall into one of several conventional categories: fighter, bomber, ground attack airplane. The M-25 did not....


FAA establishes civilian supersonic test corridor in Kansas

Kansas authorities and the Federal Aviation Administration established a corridor over Kansas to allow flight tests of civil supersonic aircraft....


Aerion completes wind tunnel testing of supersonic business jet

The supersonic jet maker Aerion announced it completed high and low-speed wind tunnel testing of its AS2 business jet....