Spike Aerospace CEO Vik Kachoria discusses the challenges in aerospace technology and the economics of supersonic flight with Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde on "Bloomberg Technology."
Vik Kachoria is in Budapest for the think.BDPST conference on innovation. He will be speaking on "Supersonic Flight: Innovation, Impact and Opportunity". Hungary has expertise in material science, machining, composite manufacturing and high-performance small aircraft. This makes the region of particular interest in nascent technologies used in supersonic aircraft. Combine its technologies with Central Europe's [...]
BOSTON, MA, January 16, 2018 - Tom Captain, an aerospace industry veteran has joined Spike Aerospace, to help accelerate the development and introduction into service of the world's first quiet supersonic business jet. Tom Captain said "Spike Aerospace has put together a world class team to design and bring to market the world's first quiet [...]
Tomorrow morning, Spike Aerospace will be presenting its vision for supersonic flight at the Fast Forward Quarterly Conference. Vik Kachoria, the company's president, will discuss innovation, development and opportunity for supersonic aviation and specifically the Spike S-512 Supersonic Jet.
Boston, MA, Aug 16, 2017 - In the coming weeks, NASA will release a public request for proposals to build the QueSST aircraft, a low-boom supersonic demonstrator. This is a follow on project to the QueSST conceptual design that Lockheed Martin developed over the past two years. The project is garnering a lot of attention around the world as there [...]
Earlier this month in Denver Colorado, for the first time on one stage, six companies came together to discuss and debate supersonic flight at the AIAA Aviation 2017 conference in Denver. For Spike Aerospace, it was a wonderful opportunity to share its vision for supersonic flight, the future of aviation and explore the opportunities. The [...]
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 [...]
Vik Kachoria, President & CEO of Spike Aerospace, will be presenting at the AFA's 11th Annual Aerospace Summit on Thursday, October 6th, 2016. Mr. Kachoria will be discussing the Spike S-512 Quiet Supersonic Jet program, developing partnerships and collaborations to bring supersonic flight back, and the company's search for manufacturing facilities. Washington State Governor Jay Inslee will be speaking [...]
Brian Albright of Digital Engineering magazine recently wrote a great article on how engineering tools like CD-Adapco's Star-CCM+ software and MAYA/Siemens PLM NX CAD are helping to advance innovation in the aerospace industry. In just the last five years, maybe ten, digital engineering tools like these have really advanced, to the point where companies can [...]
Aerospace innovation is entering an exciting decade of growth. Mars travel. Micro-satellites. Sub-orbital space travel. New modes of air transportation. Drones. Use cases for increased autonomy are exploding. Technologies are near-term. Where are we heading? What startups, researchers, and executives are leading the charge? MIT Startup Exchange (STEX) is convening a workshop on Thursday, September [...]