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Faster than Concorde: fly from London to New York in just 90 minutes

1 month ago   |   By The Week

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Virgin Galactic reveals designs of 2,300mph supersonic jet
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Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 3:33pm
Move over Concorde, Virgin Galactic is aiming to shatter the icon's transatlantic airline record for fastest flight time between London and New York.
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Virgin Galactic unveils super-jet that can fly London to New York in 90 minutes

Virgin Galactic unveils super-jet that can fly London to New York in 90 minutes

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Virgin Galactic has revealed the first designs for a new supersonic business jet that will be capable of flying three times the speed of sound at an altitude above 60,000ft
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Virgin Galactic and Rolls Royce unveil supersonic jet that can fly to New York in 90 minut

Virgin Galactic and Rolls Royce unveil supersonic jet that can fly to New York in 90 minut

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Virgin Galactic's new plane will fly at Mach 3 at 60,000 feet in the air
Virgin Galactic has announced it is working with engine-maker Rolls-Royce to develop an aircraft that can travel three times the speed of sound.
Sir Richard Branson's company said on Monday that it has signed an agreement with Rolls-Royce to collaborate in designing and developing engine propulsion technology for the commercial plane, as it unveiled the first design of the coming aircraft.
The partnership with Rolls-Royce, which built engines for Concorde, the only civil-certified supersonic aircraft, comes after the...
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