The great aviation transformation begins now as NASA moves ahead with the development of an X-Plane designed to demonstrate low-boom technology and promote regulatory change for commercial supersonic flight.

Here, NASA EDGE is joined in studio by David Richwine, Deputy Project Manager for Technology for the Low-Boom Flight Demonstration to discuss NASA’s current effort to develop groundbreaking aircraft design and promote regulatory change for a commercial supersonic flight over land. Also featured are Jay Brandon (Chief Engineer, LBFD), Tim Cox (Control and Dynamics Engineer, LBFD), and Nils Larson (Chief Pilot, LBFD).