The United States Air Force is collaborating on the new Boom supersonic commercial jet.

American Airlines announced an agreement to purchase 20 Boom Supersonic Overture commercial jets on August 16, 2022.

Along with the US Air Force, the Spaceship Group is a Boom partner in the manufacturing and testing of the new aircraft.

Boom announced a three-year strategic partnership with the United States on January 11, 2022.

A $7 million Small Business Innovation Research contract was awarded to the company.

Boom's collaboration with the Air Force aims to accelerate supersonic research and secure the future of American aerospace.

The American aviation industry was a participant in the global race to develop a supersonic transport.

The only SSTs to enter production and use were the British-French Concorde and the Soviet Union's Tu-144.

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