HondaJet Echelon Light Business Jet Is A Single-Pilot Aircraft Capable Of Transcontinental Flights Across The U.S.

If you haven’t already heard, HondaJet has a couple of new aircraft. There is the HondaJet Elite II and this: the Echelon. First introduced as the HondaJet 2600 Concept in 2021, the Echelon offers a mid-sized jet experience in the light jet category and it is designed to be the world’s first single-pilot light jet …

Sky Cruise Is An Enormous Nuclear-power Flying Hotel Concept

Have you wondered why there isn’t an aircraft equivalent to a cruise ship? Oh, right. The aircraft would have to be ridiculously enormous which would be physically impossible. It would have to accommodate thousands of people and have space for a host of entertainment venues and facilities, and stay aloft for days or even weeks …

United Airlines To Buy 15 Boom Overture Supersonic Jets, Will Start Service In 2029

While Aerion has shut down, fellow supersonic jet maker Boom Technology is, well, making a lot of progress. Since revealing the plan to make a supersonic jet in 2016, the Colorado-based aerospace company has revealed its first demonstrator, XB-1 and today, it was revealed that United Airlines will be buying up to 50 (!) Overture …

Airbus Revealed The World’s First Zero-Emission Concept Aircraft

4.5 billion passengers were carried by the world’s airlines which produced 915 million tonnes of CO2 in 2019. 915 million tonnes may be a large number, but in realty, it is just a drop of the ocean – or mere 2% – compared to all human-induced carbon dioxide emissions and just 12% of all transport-related …

Meet Boom XB-1, The First Independently Developed Supersonic Aircraft

Four years after Boom Technology revealed its plan to develop a new supersonic jet, the Colorado-based aviation company introduces its first demonstrator, XB-1. Billed as the first independently developed supersonic aircraft, the XB-1 demonstrates the key technologies that will enable safe, efficient and sustainable supersonic travel.

KLM And TU-Delft’s Flying-V Made Successful First Flight… As A Scale Model

Remember the radical Flying-V passenger jet conceived by KLM and TU-Delft? Well, those guys are not joking around when they imagine that we should all be flying inside a wing, along with cargoes and the fuel. They have successfully taken it to the sky… with a scale model of the Flying-V.