Airbus has patented an “ultra-rapid air vehicle” that would move at more than four times the speed of sound, making the trip from NYC to London in under two hours.
The super-sleek aircraft — which was granted an official U.S. patent last month — would take off near-vertically, almost like a rocket, at supersonic speeds. The patent was unearthed by PatentYogi’s Deepak Gupta, who seems particularly enthused by the concept in the video above.
Though Gupta and other reports have said the flight read more >>>
Source : HuffingtonPost.Com