Spike’s Low-Boom Goal For Supersonic Business Jet ‘On Track’

Credit: S-512: Spike Aerospace
As preliminary design progresses, startup Spike Aerospace is increasingly confident its S-512 supersonic business jet will meet its target for a low sonic boom noise level. “Current thinking is that the sonic boom noise must be at or below 70 PLdb [perceived level of noise] at ground level. Our...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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