An alliance has formed to promote the creation of a commercially operated civilian supersonic corridor to allow developers of supersonic transports to flight-test their aircraft over land. This would increase test efficiency and safety, says the Supersonic Flight Alliance (SSFA).  A subsidiary of Seattle-based engineering, testing and certification specialist AeroTEC, the SSFA is proposing the creation of a 300-mi.-long supersonic corridor in airspace over eastern Washington state. ...

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