Stealing airliners' thunder

Lee, Andrew
August 2005
Engineer (00137758);8/22/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7682, p5
Reports on the launch of a new plane design by the team of engineers working on the Silent Aircraft Initiative at the Cambridge-MIT Institute in Great Britain. Response of the aerospace industry to soaring fuel costs, security fears and strikes; Development of noise-reduction technologies; Evolution of the commercial aviation sector.


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