Rolls-Royce Begins Building Ultrafan

Tomorrow's World Today Ultrafan 2

For anyone who tries to live their life as sustainably as possible, taking a plane anywhere can make you feel a tinge of guilt. You don’t want to limit yourself as far as travel, but you’re all too aware of the carbon footprint that the airline industry has made. Well, luckily for you, there’s an […]

The TriFan 600: The Future of VTOL

2/3 model trifan

We’ve discussed other VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) vehicles in the past here at TWT, but the technology behind such craft keeps evolving. In fact, one aircraft is promising to revolutionize how future VTOL vehicles will work. Are you ready for a spin in the TriFan 600? A QUALITY BUILD Built by XTI Aircraft, the […]

Going Hypersonic: Super Speedy Planes

A sonic jet at sunset

The fastest aircraft in the world clocks in at Mach 6.70. That’s roughly 4473 miles per hour. For reference, the fastest human on Earth (Usain Bolt) has a record speed of 27.73mph. The jet is 161 times faster, give or take a few decimals. It’s no question that we want our planes to be fast…but […]