Boeing Making Plans Hypersonic Commercial Flights Inside A Decade

In reality, the costs of operating a hypersonic commercial airplane means it may never get off the ground.
For example, a commercial flight from New York to Shanghai currently takes about 15 hours.
“I think in the next decade or two you’re going to see them become a reality,” said Boeing Chairman and CEO Dennis Muilenburg.
Despite the skepticism of supersonic and hypersonic planes being commercially viable, there is a resurgence in interest in ultra-fast airliners.
Boeing sees the day coming when you board a plane in New York and land two hours later in Shanghai, China.

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