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Thanks to the FAA’s “Light Sport Aircraft” category, former F16 pilot Kirk Hawkins was able to team up with the designers behind the Virgin Galactic spaceships to build a beautiful, sports car inspired amphibious airplane. This stylish jet can cruise at 120 miles per hour. The interior of the plane is more like a sports

NextGen Supersonic Jets To Get Rid Of Boom

True to its aeronautic roots, NASA is evaluating a new generation of supersonic airplane designs to see whether they can reduce sonic-boom levels. Boeing and Lockheed Martin have submitted futuristic concepts that look similar to the Concorde, but aim to muffle the annoying and potentially damaging sonic boom problem. Airplanes flying faster than sound create