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Clip-Air: How pod planes could change travel forever

(CNN)Hypersonics, electric propulsion, triple deckers — think you’ve seen everything when it comes to new aircraft concepts? Well just hold on a second, here comes the pod plane. It’s yet another revolutionary aircraft design, this one created by Switzerland’s Federal Polytechnic Institute,

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Travel the Solar System Aboard a Train That Never Stops

Sure, Charles Bombardier is a mechanical engineer and a member of the family whose aerospace and transportation company builds jets, trains, and snowmobiles used all over the world. But he’s at his best when he ignores pesky things like budgets, timelines, and contemporary physics. Since 2013,

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