Supersonic transports

Oct 2, 2009 - 9:23 AM
High-speed aircraft (Hisac), a European research project to study the feasibility of a supersonic business jet (SSBJ), is coming to a close at the end of t
Jun 9, 2009 - 11:05 AM
The 28th salon aéronautique et spatial in 1969, promised something special.
Jun 9, 2009 - 9:52 AM
The Paris Air Show, marking its 100th anniversary, has come a long way since it was first staged at the Grand Palais in the center of the French capital ba
Apr 30, 2009 - 12:01 PM
Reductions in supersonic boom intensity could allow for overland operation of future supersonic civil aircraft, according to a panel of supersonic technolo
Aug 11, 2008 - 8:56 AM
“Everybody talks about the weather,” Mark Twain once famously quipped, “but nobody ever does anything about it.”<br /><br />The sound barrier amounts to ro
Aug 11, 2008 - 5:17 AM
Is there a pilot alive whose pulse has not raced upon seeing Concorde’s lithe shape part the sky? Of the many airliner cockpit rides I have been fortunate
Aug 11, 2008 - 5:15 AM
It is symbolic of the malaise cloaking aviation as it celebrates the centennial of powered flight that, for the first time since Orville and Wilbur Wright
Jul 7, 2008 - 6:11 AM
It is almost five years since the Concorde retired, but little has been achieved in terms of replacing the world’s most iconic commercial aircraft.
May 8, 2008 - 5:59 AM
British Airways (BA) flew a modified Concorde to Shannon, Ireland, on August 7 before conducting refresher crew-training operations last month.
May 5, 2008 - 11:01 AM
Economical, practical, environmentally friendly supersonic flight is the next big thing in commercial aviation.