Monday, June 9, 2008

QSST : Quiet SuperSonic Transport Project

QSST(Quiet SuperSonic Transport) project has been developed by Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works under a $25-million contract from SAI(Supersonic Aerospace International). The aircraft has been designed to fly between Mach 1.6 and 1.8. QSST is supposed to meet the FAA(Federal Aviation Administration)'s stringent noise regulations and will be permitted to fly over land. The first flight of QSST has been projected for 2011 and the aircraft will be put into market by 2014.

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