The Making of a Supersonic X-Plane- video

Supersonic X-59 QueSST is quickly taking shape. Ever wonder how Lockheed-Martin building the quietest supersonic plane in the world?

It might have something to do with robots.



Right now the X-59 program team is hard at work, deploying the latest advanced manufacturing technologies to build the experimental airplane. That work is occurring in three major segments: a single-piece wing, center fuselage and empennage. To date, the team has made significant progress on all three sections of the aircraft. Check out the below time-lapse footage!

source Lockheed-Martin