A team of engineers inside Boeing, is working on a most advanced conceptual Sonic Cruiser. The new Sonic Cruiser design is focused on reducing aircraft’s supersonic noise and heat developments. Image courtesy of Boeing
A new patent application from Boeing, was posted on 19 April online concerning the development of Sonic Cruiser.
Boeing has made several aerodynamic changes from the first appeared in 2003 Sonic Cruiser concept.
In addition the newly designed turbofans of the aircraft, equipped with variable geometry chevrons on the exhaust nozzles, are installed on top of the fuselage among with vertical stabilizers.