YYZflyer
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Business Jets Go Supersonic

Tue Aug 01, 2006 12:58 am

Sorry if this was already posted. I couldn't find anything

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Supersonic Aerospace International has designs for the Quiet Supersonic Transport (QSST), a business plane that could travel at supersonic speed with a minimal sonic boom.....
The first test flight is expected in 2011 and the first commercial flights are slated for 2013.

Pictures included  Smile
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RE: Business Jets Go Supersonic

Tue Aug 01, 2006 1:03 am

Quoting YYZflyer (Thread starter):
Quote:
Supersonic Aerospace International has designs for the Quiet Supersonic Transport (QSST), a business plane that could travel at supersonic speed with a minimal sonic boom.....
The first test flight is expected in 2011 and the first commercial flights are slated for 2013.

Is it fair to assume that since they're proceeding with this project they have a fair sized market ready to buy the jets? Pretty radical looking airplane.
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