Are there any serious plans for a new supersonic civilian aircraft?

Ludovic C.
  • Are there any serious plans for a new supersonic civilian aircraft? Ludovic C.

    Since the retirement of the Concorde and the Tupolev Tu-144, there aren't any civilian airplanes (passengers carrier or business jet) flying supersonic. I heard that Dassault and SAAB had rather advanced studies on this topic but abandoned them due to various problems.

    Does anyone know if any aircraft manufacturer plans to develop one?

  • Aerion is planning a supersonic business jet which has a projected completion year of 2021:

    Here's an article Forbes have written about it.

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