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  • Watch the Supersonic XB-1 Take Its First Flight

    Watch the Supersonic XB-1 Take Its First Flight

    Private aerospace company Boom Supersonic got its XB-1 demonstrator aircraft in the air and back down again last week, completing the carbon fiber plane’s first successful flight. It hasn’t broken the sound barrier yet, but the new plane is notable for setting the stage for a fuel-efficient supersonic passenger airliner Boom is hoping to launch…