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Center for Biological Diversity: Trump Urged to Block Return of Super-polluting Supersonic Planes

Aug 28, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The Center for Biological Diversity issued the following news release:

Twenty-eight public-interest groups called on Trump's Federal Aviation Administration Tuesday to stop the comeback of highly polluting luxury supersonic planes, which are projected to burn five to seven times more fuel per passenger than typical airliners.

Efforts to build the high-speed planes are again underway, despite the Concorde's flop decades ago.

"The world is burning, and supersonic planes would pou...