New Airbus jet ‘could fly London to New York in one hour’

Airbus have filed a patent for a supersonic aircraft that could travel from London to New York in an hour.

Travelling at speeds of up to Mach 4.5 (four-and-a-half times the speed of sound), a trip from Paris to San Francisco could be completed in three hours.

Our Science Correspondent Alok Jha reports.

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