The owner of the world’s largest fleet of business jets gave supersonic technology a big vote of confidence.
That will show how well “boomless”—aka zero sonic boom—technology works at sound-barrier-breaking speeds.
The spaceship company enters the supersonic race with a jet that can carry up to 19 passengers.
Aerion’s AS2 is designed to cruise at more than 1,000 mph, but it could also become the most environmentally friendly business jet in its class.
These gifts will send someone over the moon (perhaps literally).
The low-boom aircraft could be certified to operate in areas where noise restrictions normally prevent supersonic flight.
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