QSST (Quiet Supersonic Transport) is a personal jet, with which you can cross Europe for several hours. It will fly at least two times faster than conventional airplanes and so you will have enough time to organize papers and rest along the way. Rush for meetings can be a pleasant and quiet. The fact that a “quiet revolution” means that the sound of QSST will be less than 1/100 of that of the Concorde This model has an innovative aerodynamic shape. The wings are diminished, and the tail has a reverse V-shape. He can fly almost 2000 km/h at a height of 18 km. The tanks will allow you to travel 7400 kilometers on a single charge. The ship can accommodate up to 12 passengers travel comfortably. Of course the furniture in leather and wood will be the most luxurious and portholes will allow you to fully enjoy the beautiful view. Security is a condition that can not be doubted. The first test flights will take place in 2011 and the first passengers will be able to enter the board in 2013.
Hawker Beechcraft has released an improved model airplane with engine turboprop King Air. Significantly increased efficiency in fuel consumption – 20%. The plane can travel over 2000 km on a single charge with four passengers on board. At short trips capacity can be seven passengers plus the pilot. Compared to previous models, this carries twice as much payload as well as over 1600 liters of fuel. The cockpit is equipped with appliances Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 – similar to most business personal jets Hawker. Improved and the radar to account for turbulence. Production company is already taking orders, with the first models will be delivered in 2010.
Cessna‘s model X inculcated the brad as number 1 little personal jets from 1996. This is the fastest jets in the world, with speed of 600 miles per hour. Now the producer added 15 inches to the length of 8-seats little jet, they made the interior better – with Wi-Fi, touch screen and other things on board – changed the engine with Rolls-Royce motor and changed the jets presentation in air in general. So that X will save its status as the fastest even against Gulfstream G650.
When for the first time Richard Branson shared his idea for commercial space flight – is sounded more like fantastic, unrealizable dream.
But, now, the billionaire’s whim is one step from its realization, as in 2011 Virgin Galactic will make his first test of his tourist space ship.
The society is very enthusiastic of Virgin Galactic project. Near 330 clients want to be in this program and to deposit with 200 000 dollars, to ensure their place on the space flight.
Virgin Galactic program’s boss – Will Whitehorn, suggests, that the real space flights for toursits will start after 5 years.