supersonic airliner

Here’s why Pepsi Blue Paint Limited Concorde to Mach 1.7

Here’s why Pepsi Blue Paint Limited Concorde to Mach 1.7

Air France received approval to paint the Concorde fuselage in blue, but were advised to keep the wings in white… Read More

5 years ago

Convair Wanted to Transform the B-58 into a Supersonic Airliner. And to Store 5 Passengers in Hustler’s MB-1C Pod.

Although it did not propose a large SST of the size that Lockheed and North American were studying, Convair suggested… Read More

5 years ago

Supersonic DC-8, i.e. the Concorde wasn’t the first Airliner to Break the Sound Barrier

Chuck Yeager, the first person to ever go supersonic in 1947, escorted the DC-8 during its supersonic flight in an… Read More

5 years ago

Here’s the only picture of Concorde flying at supersonic speed

The Concorde had to slow down from Mach 2 to Mach 1.5-1.6 so that the Tornado crew could get the… Read More

6 years ago

A QUICK LOOK AT NASA TUPOLEV Tu-144LL RESEARCH PROGRAM

Using the Tu-144LL to conduct flight research experiments, researchers compared full-scale supersonic aircraft flight data with results from models in… Read More

6 years ago

PUTIN SUGGESTS CIVILIAN SUPERSONIC TRANSPORT BASED ON Tu-160 BOMBER

Putin was at Gorbunov air plant in Kazan to see a demonstration flight of the Tu-160M2 when he made the… Read More

6 years ago

TUPOLEV Tu-144 SUPERSONIC TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT RESTORED

The work on Tu-144 exterior has been completed while that on the aircraft cabin is yet to begin According to… Read More

6 years ago

THAT TIME FOUR BRITISH AIRWAYS CONCORDE SUPERSONIC AIRLINERS FLEW IN FORMATION ON CHRISTMAS EVE

This was the most Concorde ever photographed together until late 2000, when all 7 British Airways aircraft were brought together… Read More

6 years ago

HERE’S A BEAUTIFUL FOOTAGE OF CONCORDE MACH 2 AIRLINER MAIDEN FLIGHT

Concorde flew regular transatlantic flights in less than half the time of other airliners Taken on Mar. 2, 1969, the… Read More

7 years ago