Articles tagged “boom technologies”

Lockheed Martin Will Try to Build a Quieter Supersonic Jet for NASA

Lockheed Martin Will Try to Build a Quieter Supersonic Jet for NASA

Thomas Black, Bloomberg

Concorde took its last flight 15 years ago. It's time for supersonic air travel to return, and it's nice to see several companies, including Lockheed Martin Corp., taking the challenge seriously.

1 year ago

Supersonic or Even Hypersonic Flights Could Be Aviation’s Next Frontier

Supersonic or Even Hypersonic Flights Could Be Aviation’s Next Frontier

Justin Bachman, Bloomberg

It's fun to think about what the future might look like. And we could some day fly hypersonic. But just remember: There's been little innovation in the airline industry since the 1960s. Things move slowly in the commericial aviation world.

2 years ago

Supersonic Flights Could Be a Thing Again If the Market Is Large Enough

Supersonic Flights Could Be a Thing Again If the Market Is Large Enough

Brian Sumers, Skift

We think there's probably demand for this airplane for transatlantic routes. Wouldn't it be great to fly between London and New York in fewer than three hours? But the airplane would have to make a fuel stop on longer routes, so it might be less useful from, say, Tokyo to Los Angeles or London.

2 years ago

Startup Boom Technology Aims to Revive Supersonic Flights Under New Model

Startup Boom Technology Aims to Revive Supersonic Flights Under New Model

Justin Bachman , Bloomberg

The demand is there for a next-generation supersonic aircraft but startup Boom Technologies needs to prove that it can nail the economics.

2 years ago