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Fuel efficient air travel

Earlier this week, Boeing introduced a prototype “blended wing” aircraft that consumes 30% less fuel than the most fuel efficient aircraft in service today.

Boeing’s X48B Prototype

Reports indicate that the military will first benefit from this advance by 2022 with a commercial variant arriving in 2030. That’s a long way out there, but it’s still interesting to see where things might be headed.

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