Firms pursue quiet, private supersonic jet

Posted: December 3, 2012 at 3:02 a.m.

A British Airways Concorde takes off at sunrise from John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York for its last flight in 2003.

Supersonic flight, a longtime dream for makers and owners of private planes, is inching closer to reality.

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Business, Pages 21 on 12/03/2012