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America to Fly First Plane With No Forward-Facing Windows Since the Spirit of St. Louis
America to Fly First Plane With No Forward-Facing Windows Since the Spirit of St. Louis

20 May 2024, 14:03 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The X-59 supersonic experimental aircraft will have no forward-facing windows, just like the 1920s Spirit of St. Louis, and it'll fly supersonic

 
NASA Finds Wackiest Name for Experiment Related to the X-59 Supersonic Airplane
NASA Finds Wackiest Name for Experiment Related to the X-59 Supersonic Airplane

23 Feb 2024, 10:24 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA concludes the Carpet Determination In Entirety Measurements (CarpetDIEM) experiment designed to create the means to record the sound of the X-59 plane

 
Skunk Works' Windowless Experimental Airplane Looks Like an Alien Fightercraft
Skunk Works' Windowless Experimental Airplane Looks Like an Alien Fightercraft

15 Jan 2024, 07:57 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Lockheed Martin and NASA unveiled at the end of last week the X-59 QueSST experimental aircraft, and it is one weird-looking bird

 
NASA About to Reveal Supersonic Plane That'll Be as Loud as a Closing Car Door
NASA About to Reveal Supersonic Plane That'll Be as Loud as a Closing Car Door

11 Jan 2024, 11:04 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Less than a day before the unveiling of the X-59 experimental airplane, NASA shares a video showing much of the plane, even if just in digital form.

 
NASA to Unveil the X-59 on January 12, Host Global Watch Party (Snacks Not Included)
NASA to Unveil the X-59 on January 12, Host Global Watch Party (Snacks Not Included)

4 Jan 2024, 11:16 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / American space agency NASA will pull the wraps off the experimental X-59 supersonic aircraft on January 12, plans global watch parties for the event

 
NASA Reveals Very American Paint Scheme for the X-59 Supersonic Experimental Aircraft
NASA Reveals Very American Paint Scheme for the X-59 Supersonic Experimental Aircraft

17 Nov 2023, 08:29 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The X-59 Quiet SuperSonic Technology (QueSST) experimental aircraft is currently getting a paint job in the colors of the American flag.

 
First Flight of Mutant NASA X-59 Supersonic Experimental Aircraft Pushed to 2024
First Flight of Mutant NASA X-59 Supersonic Experimental Aircraft Pushed to 2024

13 Oct 2023, 09:56 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA says it decided against having the first test flight of the X-59 QueSST supersonica demonstrator this year, 2024 is now a target

 
NASA Now Thinking of Mach 4 Passenger Jets, We All Know What Happens When NASA Gets Ideas
NASA Now Thinking of Mach 4 Passenger Jets, We All Know What Happens When NASA Gets Ideas

23 Aug 2023, 08:04 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA's Advanced Air Vehicles Program (AAVP) project seeks to reveal the viability of Mach 2 to MAch 4 passenger ariplanes and routes

 
NASA Moves Supersonic Test Plane in Position for Ground Trials, Flights to Come Soon After
NASA Moves Supersonic Test Plane in Position for Ground Trials, Flights to Come Soon After

6 Jul 2023, 08:07 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA and Lockheed Martin move the X-59 QueSST supersonic test aircraft to the flight line, they're getting ready to start ground tests

 
X-59 Quiet Supersonic Airplane Now Fitted With 22,000 Pounds of Thrust Engine
X-59 Quiet Supersonic Airplane Now Fitted With 22,000 Pounds of Thrust Engine

15 Nov 2022, 09:08 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / X-59 quiet supersonic airplane is now fitted with a General Electric F414-GE-100 afterburning turbofan engine, first flight in late 2023

 
NASA Supersonic Aircraft Moves to California, Nose (And More) Still Missing
NASA Supersonic Aircraft Moves to California, Nose (And More) Still Missing

19 Apr 2022, 09:16 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA and Lockheed Martin take the X-59 QueSST aircraft back to California for more testing before the anticipated test flight later this year

 
NASA’s Rule-Changing Supersonic Aircraft Should Be Ready for FAA Review in 2027
NASA’s Rule-Changing Supersonic Aircraft Should Be Ready for FAA Review in 2027

22 Mar 2022, 08:41 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA's timeline for the development of the X-59 Quiet SuperSonic Technology supersonic aircraft points to results being ready in 2027

 
NASA Ready to Start Ground Testing of Supersonic Airplane, First Flight Later This Year
NASA Ready to Start Ground Testing of Supersonic Airplane, First Flight Later This Year

6 Jan 2022, 09:25 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA and Lockheed Martin getting ready to ground test the X-59 Quiet SuperSonic Technology (QueSST) in Texas before first flight later this year

 
NASA Supersonic Aircraft Dangles Free Inside Skunk Works Facility, Test Flight in 2022
NASA Supersonic Aircraft Dangles Free Inside Skunk Works Facility, Test Flight in 2022

22 Nov 2021, 12:37 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA and Lockheed Martin lift the X-59 Quiet SuperSonic Technology (QueSST) aircraft off iuts jig system for the first time

 
NASA Brings In the Japanese to Help With the X-59 Supersonic Aircraft
NASA Brings In the Japanese to Help With the X-59 Supersonic Aircraft

14 Oct 2021, 15:34 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The Japanese space agency (JAXA) announced this week it came on board the ship NASA and Boeing are taking towards creating a new supersonic aircraft

 
NASA’s Supersonic Aircraft Is in Pieces on a Floor, Massive Nose Leaves the Party
NASA’s Supersonic Aircraft Is in Pieces on a Floor, Massive Nose Leaves the Party

23 Sep 2021, 09:57 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA shows another glimpse of the X-59 Quiet SuperSonic Technology airplane as it's losing its very long and complicated nose

 
Watch NASA’s Experimental Supersonic Jet X-59 Come to Life at Skunk Works
Watch NASA’s Experimental Supersonic Jet X-59 Come to Life at Skunk Works

5 Aug 2021, 06:14 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Lockheed Martin is getting close to the finish line in building the game-changing X-59, NASA-s first supersonic jet in over 30 years

 
Fluid Dynamics Sim Show How NASA’s Supersonic Plane Will Cut Through the Air
Fluid Dynamics Sim Show How NASA’s Supersonic Plane Will Cut Through the Air

30 Jun 2021, 09:19 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA says it is working on a database that will contain “simulations for all possible combinations of the settings that a pilot uses" when flying the X-59

 
F-15 Chasing X-59 Aircraft at Supersonic Speeds Will Be a Sight for the Ages
F-15 Chasing X-59 Aircraft at Supersonic Speeds Will Be a Sight for the Ages

19 May 2021, 11:55 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA is working on a system that would allow a chase airplane to go after the X-59 at supersonic speeds, taking measurements

 
Here’s the View from Inside NASA’s X-59 Supersonic Plane Engine Inlet
Here’s the View from Inside NASA’s X-59 Supersonic Plane Engine Inlet

17 May 2021, 12:24 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA shares a view of the engine inlet that will go into the X-59 supersonic airplane meant to test the low-boom technology i is working on