This Aerospace Powerhouse Will Double Your Money (and Seriously Upgrade Your Vacations)
July 09, 2020 at 05:00 AM EDT
Jet travel is as fast as it's ever been, thanks to new materials like carbon fiber, and ultra-efficient turbofan engines, like General Electric's GE9X and Rolls-Royce's Trent XWB. Still... a trip from my home in California's Bay Area to, say, Sydney is a grueling, boring 15-plus hours. New York to London clocks in at more than seven hours, and the busy New York to Los Angeles route takes nearly five-and-a-half hours. But what if you could take off from San Francisco and land in Sydney in a little over three hours? Or make the trip from JFK to London Heathrow in 90 minutes? How about a 230-mile hop between Washington, D.C., and New York that takes just four minutes? Those incredible travel times are very, very possible traveling at Mach 5 - five times the speed of sound, or around 3,836 miles per hour. It's become what's known as "hypersonic" speed, and before much longer, it's going to make those mighty GE9Xs and Trent XWBs look like steam engines. The technology to take us hypersonic isn't coming tomorrow, or "just around the corner" - it's here now. Today. It's not available to commuters or vacationers - yet - but it's the top priority of American, Chinese, and Russian defense firms. That makes this tech critical to our security. At the same time, owning the industry leader I've identified here is going to be critical to your prosperity... Full Story The post This Aerospace Powerhouse Will Double Your Money (and Seriously Upgrade Your Vacations) appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable . That makes this tech critical to our security. At the same time, owning the industry leader I've identified here is going to be critical to your prosperity... Tags: Technology Article To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2020 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201.