Overture Soon, we may be able to travel across the Atlantic at unprecedented speeds and in record time.
At the Farnborough International Air Show, the American airline “Boom Supersonic” revealed experimental models of its awaited “Overture” aircraft.
And she said that “Overture” will be able to fly from New York to the British capital, London, in a record time, which is only 3 and a half hours. Note that the fastest direct flight between the two cities currently takes about 8 hours.
She also said that her upcoming plane is characterized by its new design, which will change radically, and its availability of four engines, along with a smaller number of passenger seats, compared to traditional aircraft, according to the British newspaper, The Independent.
Its speed ranges between 1 and 1.7 Mach
Specifically, Boom Supersonic says the plane will be able to fly at speeds between Mach 1 and 1.7.
For his part, the company’s founder and CEO, Blake Scholl, said in a statement: “Aviation has not seen a giant leap in decades,” adding that the design of the new aircraft will be developed to emit carbon-neutral emissions to preserve the environment, and will fly based on sustainable aviation fuels. SAF) at 100 percent.
It is not yet known when the plane will be ready to fly, but the company says it has begun “laying the groundwork”.