5-27-18 Untitled Supersonic Travel Expose Pt. IV

In the final episode of his supersonic travel overview, Dan talks about the FAA's ban on sonic booms.

 

Sources (For Entire Series)

News piece on NASA X plane

https://www.nasa.gov/lowboom/new-nasa-x-plane-construction-begins-now

 

A History

http://www.historynet.com/supersonic-revolution.htm

 

Transcript of PBS documentary

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/transcripts/2412barrier.html

 

Intro to sonic booms

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JO4_VHM69oI

 

NY Times Article on the 60s Boom Tests

https://www.nytimes.com/1964/01/14/sonic-boom-test-in-oklahoma-city.html

 

Report on Community Reactions, Paul N. Borsky

http://www.norc.org/PDFs/publications/NORCRpt_101.pdf

 

Borsky’s obituary

https://www.nytimes.com/1996/01/15/nyregion/paul-borsky-75-studied-effects-of-sonic-booms.html

 

FAA Research Overview of Sonic Boom Testing through the late 60s, Johnny M. Sands

http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/684806.pdf

 

Details on Congress Striking budget for SST

  • Have to google “site:library.cqpress.com/cqalmanac "supersonic travel"” to see this without loginwall

http://library.cqpress.com/cqalmanac/document.php?id=cqal71-1252799

 

History of FAA SST ban

http://reason.com/archives/2016/07/26/how-the-faa-killed-supersonic-flight

 

FCC Ruling (I think)

https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CFR-2013-title14-vol2/pdf/CFR-2013-title14-vol2-sec91-817.pdf

https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/search/pagedetails.action?collectionCode=CFR&searchPath=Title+1&granuleId=CFR-2011-title14-vol2-sec91-817&packageId=CFR-2011-title14-vol2&oldPath=Title+14%2FChapter+I%2FSubchapter+F%2FPart+91%2FSubpart+I%2FSection+91.817&fromPageDetails=true&collapse=false&ycord=0


 

2008 reaffirmation

https://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/apl/noise_emissions/supersonic_aircraft_noise/media/noise_policy_on_supersonics.pdf

 

FAA Supersonic Fact sheet

https://www.faa.gov/news/fact_sheets/news_story.cfm?newsid=22754

 

Index of Airport and Airplane Noise laws

http://airportnoiselaw.org/acts.html

 

Citizens League Against Sonic Booms

https://libraries.mit.edu/archives/research/collections/collections-mc/pdf/mc12.pdf

 

Researched Argument In Favor of Reinstating SST

https://www.mercatus.org/system/files/mercatus-dourado-supersonic-transport-v1.pdf

 

Airport Noise NIMBYism

https://www.mercatus.org/system/files/dourado-airport-noise-mop-v1.pdf

 

Peter Masefield

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2006/feb/17/theairlineindustry.guardianobituaries

 

Richard Wiggs Obituary

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/1334496/Richard-Wiggs.html

 

Quick Account of Failed SST Flare Ups In The 80s

https://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/Search-for-Quiet-SST-180952125/

 

Boeing 2707

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20160321-the-american-concordes-that-never-flew

 

Tupolev 144

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20171018-the-soviet-unions-flawed-rival-to-concorde

 

FAA Rules For Over ground Mach 1

https://www.law.cornell.edu/cfr/text/14/appendix-B_to_part_91

 

Oklahoma Tests Summary

https://www.avgeekery.com/faas-operation-bongo-mark-2-proved-supersonic-flights-land-werent-feasible/

 

NASA 2019 Budget Overview

https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/atoms/files/nasa_fy_2019_budget_overview.pdf

Luke Goodman