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Boeing high speed airliner of 2002

hesham

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Hi,

the Boeing company studied many designs airliner and business jet
aircraft,here is possible of sonic cruiser mid-wing configuration
project.
http://www.flightglobal.com/PDFArchive/View/2002/2002%20-%202818.html
 

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The actual Boeing's configuration for a (more) conventionally looking transonic was totally different, like a waisted 777...
 

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And here is the missing link between Sukhoi-derived Boeing SST designs and the Sonic Cruiser.
 

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Damn plagiarists! =) So, this is radically mutated Su-33
 

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Waisted B-777 from the Flight mentioned patent.
 

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It's not so simple to have a wide-body and a transonic too.... ::) That's why they went to the rear placed wing, shifting the area ruled zone AFT the main cabin.
 
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