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Biplane Design Could Break Sound Barrier
2012-03-15 12:25:14

MIT researchers have found a way to produce a cheaper, quieter and fuel-efficient biplane that is capable of traveling at supersonic speeds.

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2010-05-18 09:05:00

An 18-month NASA research effort to visualize the passenger airplanes of the future has produced some ideas that at first glance may appear to be old fashioned.

2010-03-15 04:30:00

WICHITA, Kan., March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Aerion Corporation, an advanced aeronautical engineering organization based in Reno, Nev., has named Sullivan Higdon & Sink (SHS) as its marketing communications agency of record. "Aerion chose SHS as our agency of record because of their business aviation insights and borderless approach to communication," said Brian Barents, vice-chairman of Aerion Corporation.

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2008-10-07 09:00:00

NASA has awarded research contracts worth a total of $12.4 million to six industry teams to study advanced concepts for subsonic and supersonic commercial transport aircraft that could enter service in 25 to 30 years.

2005-10-10 01:45:00

Japan conducted a successful test flight of a supersonic jet in the Australian outback on Monday, taking a step closer to its goal of developing a successor to the Concorde.


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