Boeing, Supplier Team Continues Progress on Sonic Cruiser

Progress continues on the Boeing Sonic Cruiser. The Sonic Cruiser is a new airliner concept designed to fly at speeds of up to Mach 0.98, shortening travel times and with fuel consumption per passenger comparable to today`s best performing widebody twinjets. The team working on the program, led by Boeing Commercial Airplane Programs in Everett, Wash., now includes five external suppliers and two additional Boeing units.

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