Virgin Galactic and Boom unveil Concorde 2.0 tester to restart supersonic travel

I don’t see how 55 passengers at $5000 each can make this commercially viable. However, it would be good to have supersonic flights again after a certain airline killed them… Virgin Galactic and Boom unveil Concorde 2.0 tester to restart supersonic travel Beardy & Co plan first commercial service by 2023 Source: www.theregister.co.uk/2016/11/16/virgin_galactic_boom_unveil_concorde_2_dot_0/






England to Australia in a Bi-plane

  Tracey Curtis-Taylor finishes epic bi-plane flight in Sydney – BBC News British aviator Tracey Curtis-Taylor arrives in Australia, having completed an epic 14,600-nautical mile flight from the UK in a 1942 open cockpit bi-plane. Source: www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35269318  






Anyone flying today?

  Footage captures moment lightning hits plane on runway – BBC News An airline passenger in the US has captured the moment a bolt of lightning struck a plane on the runway. Source: www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-34000059