Volume 27, Number 29a, July 13, 2020
 
 
Boom Sets Date For XB-1 Rollout
Boom Supersonic has announced plans to roll out its XB-1 supersonic demonstrator aircraft on Oct. 7, 2020. The rollout event […]   Read this article
The Airline Biz: Clawing Back Can Hardly Be Called a Recovery
Four months into the pandemic, airline activity is about a quarter of what it was a year ago. It has a long way to go.   Read this article
SubSonex Jet Flight Trial
There comes a day in every airplane build where there is nothing left to do but fill it with fuel, […] Read this article




Poll: With Boom Rolling Out, Does the World Need Supersonic Travel?
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Blocking Middle Seats Cuts Virus Spread Almost In Half Says MIT Study
An MIT study says blocking the middle seat in airliners cuts the risk of transmission of the coronavirus by almost […] Read this article




News Copter Likely Hit Drone
The NTSB says it’s pretty sure a news helicopter hit a drone over downtown Los Angeles last December, causing minor […] Read this article




Environmental Groups Want SpaceX Test Site Studied
Environmental groups are asking the FAA to do a full-scale environmental assessment on SpaceX’s explosion-prone facility in Texas. Seven organizations […] Read this article




Drone Fishing Makes A Splash
The drone industry is fond of saying that its influence will be felt in every aspect of human endeavor and […] Read this article




Premier Expands Diamond Sales Territory
Premier Aircraft Sales has become the largest Diamond Aircraft dealer in the U.S. with the addition of new sales territories. […] Read this article




Top Letters And Comments, July 10, 2020
This week's letters brought comments from readers about mowing grass runways and taking an airplane vacation this summer. Read this article