Airbus has won a patent for a hypersonic plane, but Concorde’s hydrogen-powered successor is unlikely to leave the drawing board any time soon. The European planemaker’s proposal would slash the journey time from Paris to Tokyo to under three hours, from 12 hours.
Thu, 06 Aug, 2015
The space tourism company that suffered a tragic setback when its experimental rocket-powered spaceship broke apart over the California desert could resume test flights as early as next summer if it can finish building a replacement craft, its CEO says.
Fri, 07 Nov, 2014