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No paper plane: NASA supersonic X-59 QueSST is coming together
Ruta Burbaite
Civil Aviation
No paper plane: NASA supersonic X-59 QueSST is coming together

Following years of research and design engineering, NASA believes it has come up with a solution on how to reduce a soni...


Supersonic flight meets another challenge besides noise reduction
Ruta Burbaite
Civil Aviation
Supersonic flight meets another challenge besides noise reduction

Three U.S. based startups racing to build a successor to the iconic Concorde face another major hurdle besides developin...


Supersonic aircraft are not coming back - Here is why.
Rytis Beresnevicius
AeroTime Extra
Supersonic aircraft are not coming back - Here is why.

Aviation enthusiasts around the world just a few weeks ago celebrated the anniversary of the first Concorde flight, but...


NASA pictures supersonic shockwave interaction in flight
AeroTime Team
Space
NASA pictures supersonic shockwave interaction in flight

NASA captures the first-ever images of the interaction of shockwaves from two supersonic aircraft in flight. Images are...


History hour: 50 years ago, the maiden flight of the Concorde
Clement Charpentreau
Civil Aviation
History hour: 50 years ago, the maiden flight of the Concorde

Half a century ago, one event marked the history of aviation forever. On Sunday, March 2, 1969, at 15:38, the Concorde m...


Did a Virgin Atlantic Boeing really fly faster than sound?
AeroTime Team
Civil Aviation
Did a Virgin Atlantic Boeing really fly faster than sound?

"Fair winds and following seas" ‒ a Virgin Atlantic’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner reached a thrilling speed...


Supersonic drama: Aerion changes partners from Lockheed to Boeing
Ruta Burbaite
Civil Aviation
Supersonic drama: Aerion changes partners from Lockheed to Boeing

It is becoming increasingly harder to keep up with all the latest developments in the industry-wide efforts to revive fa...


Boom, Aerion & Spike head-to-head in supersonic jet race
AeroTime Team
Civil Aviation
Boom, Aerion & Spike head-to-head in supersonic jet race

Three upstart companies – Boom Supersonic, Aerion and Spike Aerospace – seem to be edging closer towards the...


5 Aircraft Which Will Revolutionize Travel In The Future
AeroTime Extra
Aviation Tops
5 Aircraft Which Will Revolutionize Travel In The Future

Planes today do not create the same mass media hysteria as they did back in the 60s and 70s, with such magnificent creat...


The Lost Brother of Concorde: The story of Tupolev Tu-144
Rytis Beresnevicius
Aviation History
The Lost Brother of Concorde: The story of Tupolev Tu-144

When we hear about supersonic transport, immediately in front of our eyes there is a Concorde soaring through the skies....