Latest Quiet Spike Stories

Supersonic Passenger Travel May Be Coming Closer To Reality
2014-06-18 03:31:45

The return of supersonic passenger travel may be coming closer to reality thanks to NASA’s efforts to define a new standard for low sonic booms.

2011-01-24 12:14:03

Sonic booms are keeping a new era of supersonic cruise flight from happening.

2009-01-26 09:40:10

The U.S.

2009-01-22 13:35:00

NASA is concluding a series of flight tests to measure shock waves generated by an F-15 jet in an effort to validate computer models that could be used in designing quieter supersonic aircraft.

2009-01-22 11:57:00

EDWARDS, Calif., Jan.

2006-10-06 08:32:31

Early fighter pilots were sometimes called knights of the air, a reflection of medieval times when knights used blunted lances in jousting tournaments to dismount competitors from their horses.

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