The Overture supersonic plane (artist’s impression above) will run on sustainable aviation fuels, say the company designing it, Boom Supersonic, making it a net-zero carbon aircraft. Photo:  Boom Supersonic
The Overture supersonic plane (artist’s impression above) will run on sustainable aviation fuels, say the company designing it, Boom Supersonic, making it a net-zero carbon aircraft. Photo: Boom Supersonic
Asia travel

‘A future where everyone can sustainably fly supersonic’: Japan Airlines could be among first to operate ‘son of Concorde’ airliner commercially

  • Supersonic plane Overture, which is in development, is expected to carry 80 passengers at Mach 1.7, twice the speed of today’s passenger jets
  • Japan Airlines and American Airlines are likely to be launch customers for the airliner, designed to be net-zero carbon and run on sustainable aviation fuel

The Overture supersonic plane (artist’s impression above) will run on sustainable aviation fuels, say the company designing it, Boom Supersonic, making it a net-zero carbon aircraft. Photo:  Boom Supersonic
The Overture supersonic plane (artist’s impression above) will run on sustainable aviation fuels, say the company designing it, Boom Supersonic, making it a net-zero carbon aircraft. Photo: Boom Supersonic
READ FULL ARTICLE