Boeing is considering ranges for its new "sonic cruiser" of up to 10,000 nautical miles - which would allow nonstop service between cities as far apart as Sydney and New York. The sonic cruiser, which currently has no model designator, will carry between 175 and 250 passengers, and will cruise at 41,000 feet at speeds between Mach .95 and .98, according to Boeing. In a statement released yesterday, the company says it "will work with airlines to determine the new airplane's ...

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