|archmage||Date: Monday, 20-June-2011, 11:57 PM | Message # 1|
-- dragon lord--
It will take only two hours to fly from London to Tokyo, be virtually pollution free, and promises to be no louder than today’s modern planes.
There’s only one catch for prospective commuters – it will be another 40 years before commercial flights take place.
Plans were yesterday unveiled for the first hypersonic passenger jet, which would use three sets of engines to reach 3,125mph, more than four times the speed of sound, known as Mach 4.
Full article/source - http://www.dailymail.co.uk/science....ed.html