Boom Supersonic

Boom Supersonic is an aviation & aerospace company that is designing a Mach 2.2 (1,300 kn; 2,300 km/h) 55-passenger supersonic transport with a range of 4,500 nmi (8,300 km), to be introduced in 2023, called Overture.

Boom Supersonic's vision is a world that is more local, enabled by affordable high-speed transportation. 

Boom Supersonic was founded in 2014 by Blake Scholl, Joe Wilding & Josh Krall and is based in Denver, Colorado.

Boom Technology is making supersonic passenger travel into reality by making a supersonic airliner. They're making a supersonic aircraft affordable for business travel. Their ultimate goal is a routine supersonic flight for everyone. 

Boom Supersonic has partnered with Virgin Group to be the launch customer, with options on the first 10 aircraft, and Boom has announced partnerships with suppliers including Honeywell and The SpaceShip Company.


Boom Supersonic is backed by investors including Y Combinator, Seraph Group, Eight Partners, RRE Ventures, Palm Drive Ventures, 8VC and others.



  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $141M in 2 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Denver
  • State: Colorado
  • Country: United States
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