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NASA Will Make Supersonic Jets A Reality (Again)

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK Tech

NASA scientists are working on the next-generation of supersonic jets, that hopefully will one day carry passengers. Ever since Concorde was decomm...

Tony Benn Dead: 11 Things You Probably Didn't Know About The Former Labour MP

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Politics

Tony Benn - rightly described by Labour leader Ed Miliband as an "iconic figure of our age" - has passed away, aged 88. But how much do you really kno...

Virgin Galactic Takes Aim At Successor To Concorde?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.12.2013 | UK Tech

Virgin Galactic has announced that it might use technology developed to fly tourists to space as the basis for a successor to Concorde. The possibi...

F1's World of Tyres, Votes and Money

Todd McCandless | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Formula 1 has traditionally been operated in the penumbra of a document called the Concorde Agreement. This legally-binding document ties the teams, the commercial right's owners (FOM) and the governing body (FIA) together in a dance of speed, technology and perhaps most importantly...money.

US Airline Cleared Over Fatal Concorde Crash

Posted 30.11.2012 | UK

US airline Continental has been cleared of blame for the Concorde crash that killed 113 people shortly after take-off from Paris in 2000. A French ...

Ferrari Boss Dresses Down Formula 1

Todd McCandless | Posted 09.11.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Whether you are a fan of Ferrari or its boss, Luca di Montezemolo, the Italian head of Fiat is thinking outside of the box and for good reason. I recently commented on a statement McLaren's Martin Whitmarsh made about Formula One just now discovering this new technology called the "interweb" and how it may be used to generate new and exciting ways to connect with fans.

Todt: Cut Costs by 30% or Teams Will Leave F1

Todd McCandless | Posted 07.11.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

There was a meeting today between FIA president Jean Todt, Formula One Management boss Bernie Ecclestone and Ferrari boss Luca di Montezemolo. Three big players in the current and future evolution of the sport. What kind of discussions could have taken place? Doubtful they were discussing this weekend's Italian Grand Prix.

Supersonic Executive Jets To Be Announced At Farnborough Air Show

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.08.2012 | UK Tech

Amazing new concepts for a 'successor' to the Concorde supersonic passenger jet are being developed by a group of companies working with Nasa scientis...

The World's Most Travelled Man Does Not Believe in Jet Lag

John Fleming | Posted 18.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
John Fleming

Last week, I met Fred Finn, who is officially the world's most travelled person. He has been in the Guinness Book of Records since 1983 and has now f...

Mercedes AMG: FOTA is 'Vital'

Todd McCandless | Posted 04.02.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

Ferrari and Red Bull's announcement that they were leaving the Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) is a bump in the road toward the mission of of the...