New supersonic aircraft


Airbus and build Aerion supersonic airliner

Aircraft manufacturing giant Airbus, together with Aerion Corporation intends to build a modern passenger supersonic airliner.

At the moment, there is no detailed information other than the future name of the aircraft - Aerion AS2, although if you believe the statements of representatives of the two companies, then the first flight of a new supersonic passenger aircraft should take place already in 2019 year.

It is noted that the new aircraft will be able to carry up to 12 passengers, and its flight will take place at an altitude of 15 thousands of meters. Similar information was noted earlier, but it was assumed that the plane would be designed for several hundred passengers.