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Spike Aerospace Evaluating Possible Manufacturing Locations

There have been a lot of unexpected headlines and press lately about Spike Aerospace moving to Washington State and building a manufacturing facility there for the S-512 Quiet Supersonic Jet. It is time to set the record straight; perhaps this is long overdue. Spike Aerospace is in the very early stages of selecting a location for our [...]

By | December 4th, 2016|Editorial, General, News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Washington State Governor Jay Inslee Interested in Supersonic Aviation

What an honor it was last week to meet with Washington State Governor Jay Inslee, who personally was very interested in supersonic aviation. We had a great conversation about the impact supersonic flight will have on policy, economic growth, and business in the region. Governor Inslee was happy to hear that we had toured Paine Field [...]

By | October 12th, 2016|General|0 Comments

Bloomberg’s Emily Chang Interviews Vik Kachoria, CEO of Spike Aerospace

Vik Kachoria, Spike Aerospace's chief executive officer, and Bijan Sabet, Spark Capital general partner, discuss funding for aerospace startups and the future of supersonic aircraft with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." Correction: Estimated price of the S-512 Quiet Supersonic Jet is $100m (not $60-80m as shown in one slide here) Ticket prices for an [...]

By | May 11th, 2016|General, News|0 Comments

Supersonic Flight is Easy – The Holy Grail is No-Boom Supersonic

  Mar 28, 2016, Boston, MA - Supersonic flight is relatively easy, but achieving it without a sonic boom is the holy grail of the next generation of aircraft engineers. Advanced innovations, such as the Quiet Supersonic Flight (QSF) technology being developed by Spike Aerospace, will make flight faster than the speed of sound possible without all [...]

By | March 29th, 2016|General, News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Supersonic Aircraft R&D Efforts Are Heating Up

In the last six months, there have been more articles on supersonic aircraft than I can remember reading in the past six years. If you believe everything you read, soon there will be many options to get you from NYC to London in seconds flat. The only thing we haven't yet seen a patent announcement [...]

By | March 4th, 2016|General, News|0 Comments

Supersonic Innovation Partnerships Explored at Dubai Airshow 2015

Nov 10, 2015, Dubai - The Dubai Airshow 2015 is a pretty spectacular event, with hundreds of aircraft on display and thousands of visitors from around the world. Combine that with amazing demonstrations of fighter jets during the airshow segment, and it is clear that there is a lot of interest in aviation in the [...]

By | November 10th, 2015|General, News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Meet With Spike Aerospace at Dubai Airshow 2015 or NBAA Las Vegas 2015

The executives and senior engineering team of Spike Aerospace are doing a lot of traveling this year. Next up, we will be at the Dubai AirShow 2015 from Nov 7th to the 12th. The following week, we will be in Las Vegas at the NBAA 2015 show from Nov 15 to the 19th. Please send [...]

By | November 6th, 2015|General, News|0 Comments

Supersonic Mach 4.5 Aircraft According to Airbus – just hold your breath for 30-40 years.

Over the past week, there has been a lot of press about a new Mach 4.5 supersonic aircraft, invented by Airbus, that will fly from London to NYC in one hour.  Mach 4.5 translates to a speed of over 3,000 mph (at 50,000 ft), which means you could fly from NYC or London to Shanghai in [...]

By | August 6th, 2015|General, News|0 Comments

Air Traffic Around the Globe Over 24 Hours

Every day, some 93,000 flights take off from approximately 9,000 airports. At any given time, there are between 8,000 and 13,000 airplanes in the air. Over 30,000 flights with two million passengers on board take off every single day in the United States alone. Check out the video below to see this amazing feat of [...]

By | May 6th, 2015|General, Videos|0 Comments