Travel+Leisure – September 27, 2019 – This ‘Space Plane’ Could Fly You From London to New York in Only 1 Hour

Posted on September 27, 2019


This ‘Space Plane’ Could Fly You From London to New York in Only 1 Hour
BY CAILEY RIZZO SEPTEMBER 25, 2019

The UK Space Agency announced its plans for a “space plane” capable of carrying passengers from New York to London in just one hour. And it could be in the skies by the 2030s.

At the UK Space Conference in Wales on Tuesday, CEO of UK Space Agency, Graham Turnock, spoke about a plane capable of flying at Mach 5.4. That speed would allow passengers to travel from the UK to Australia in as little as…

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