Spike Aerospace Partners With MAYA Simulation / Siemens PLM on Supersonic Jet

Boston, MA, July 11, 2016 - Spike Aerospace announced the addition today of partners MAYA Simulation and Siemens' Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Software business to a global effort to develop the first supersonic business jet. The partners join a global collaboration of leading aerospace firms developing the innovative Spike S-512 Quiet Supersonic Jet. MAYA Simulation [...]

By |2017-05-04T21:05:32-04:00July 11th, 2016|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Spike Aerospace Evaluating Engines for Supersonic Jet from Two Major Suppliers

Boston, MA, June 22, 2016 - Spike Aerospace announced today that they are evaluating several possible engine options for their S-512 Quiet Supersonic Jet. The company is currently working with two engine manufacturers and is in the early stages of discussion with a third supplier. Spike Aerospace and the two engine manufacturers are identifying existing [...]

By |2017-05-04T21:05:32-04:00June 22nd, 2016|News, Press Releases|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 [...]

By |2018-08-06T14:14:58-04:00May 11th, 2016|General, News, Videos|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 |2017-05-04T21:05:32-04:00March 29th, 2016|General, News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Spike Aerospace and Aernnova Announce Partnership to Develop Supersonic Aircraft

Boston, MA, January 20, 2016 - Spike Aerospace, developers of advanced Quiet Supersonic Flight technology, announced today that Aernnova has joined a collaboration of global aerospace firms to develop the world's first supersonic business jet, the Spike S-512. This partnership will accelerate engineering efforts of the S-512 by bringing Aernnova's expertise in structural analysis to [...]

By |2017-05-04T21:05:32-04:00January 20th, 2016|News, Press Releases|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 |2017-05-04T21:05:32-04:00November 10th, 2015|General, News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Spike S-512 Supersonic Jet Will Produce Almost No Sonic Boom

Boston, MA, October 29, 2015 - Spike Aerospace revealed today that their S-512 Quiet Supersonic Jet, at its cruising speed of Mach 1.6 (1100mph), will produce a nearly inaudible sonic boom - less than 70 PLdB (perceived loudness level). When the aircraft flies overhead, someone on the ground will hear only a very soft, muffled [...]

By |2017-05-04T21:05:33-04:00November 2nd, 2015|News, Press Releases|0 Comments