Boom! #supersonic aircraft are 5 times more polluting then regular planes
The dirtiest and noisiest ‘bird’ in the sky is back! Today US plane-maker Boom will preview a new generation of #supersonic aircraft for the super-rich at Farnborough airshow.
Backed by so-called “climate champion” Richard Branson, these aircraft are super polluting – potentially 5 times as much CO2 as regular planes.
- Transport & Environment (T&E)’s briefing on supersonic climate impacts
- ICCT report on Supersonic which came out 2 days ago
- Security for the mega-rich here