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Boom airliner to use carbon composites
Monday, 26 June 2017

PARIS – At this year’s Paris Air Show, Boom Technology showcased the first prototype of its new XB-1 Supersonic Demonstrator airliner. The company, which says the airliner will reach record speeds of over 1,400mph (Mach 2.2), will make use of lightweight carbon composite materials to boost speeds and fuel efficiency.