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Boom Supersonic’s CEO explains how his jet could avoid the pitfalls that doomed the Concorde — and someday bring faster-than-sound flight to the masses

Boom Supersonic unveiled its first aircraft this week, a demonstrator that will test the design for Boom’s first supersonic passenger jet, the Overture. The Overture, which is schedule to begin test flights in 2025, won’t be the first supersonic passenger jet. That accolade belongs to the Concorde, the storied plane […]
Boom Supersonic’s CEO explains how his jet could avoid the pitfalls that doomed the Concorde — and someday bring faster-than-sound flight to the masses
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Supersonic flight in America is getting closer to becoming a reality

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is writing new regulations for supersonic aircraft. The first regulation would create noise certification standards, according to a post on the agency’s website, while the second would make it easier to get approval to test supersonic aircraft. Supersonic flight is not allowed over land in […]
Supersonic flight in America is getting closer to becoming a reality