It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.
Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.
Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.
originally posted by: Zaphod58
a reply to: RadioRobert
Oh they work, but honestly, why would you try anymore. There are terrestrial based systems that work as well, are more accurate, and don't have to be hauled to orbit using systems we no longer have to get them there.
originally posted by: icyboy771z
Rod of God? Invisible planes? Force field shield? Time travelling?
Anyone care to speculate or guess? Also, do the other world superpowers maybe Russia or China have similar supersecret tech?
SEC. 5017. SUPERSONIC AIRCRAFT.
Not later than 180 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration shall—
(1) review Federal law, including regulations and policies, regarding the operation of supersonic aircraft over land in the United States; and
(2) submit to the appropriate committees of Congress a report on the findings under paragraph (1), that includes—
(A) the identification and evaluation of any advancements in supersonic aircraft design, including airframe and engine design, that would mitigate the concerns that led to restrictions on the operation of supersonic aircraft, such as noise, and support amending the laws under paragraph (1); and
(B) recommendations regarding the laws under paragraph (1) that would need to be amended to allow the operation of supersonic aircraft over land in the United States.