From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Chris Stone) Organization: Dept. of Math & Stat, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque Date: 03 Sep 96 01:16:59 References: 1 2 3 4 Followups: 1
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In article <airliners.1996.1702@ohare.Chicago.COM>, Don Stokes <Don.Stokes@vuw.ac.nz> wrote: >Actually, the SST got axed at least partly because it wasn't going to be >as useful as subsonic airliners simply due to the sonic boom problem. >That problem wasn't one that could be made to go away by throwing more >money at it. On an interesting note, I read in "Finansovaya Izvestiia," the Russian version of the Financial Times, that Boeing and the Tupolev design bureau are cooperating on building a next-generation SST. Any comments or further info on this project?