Elon Musk, founder of Tesla Motors and SpaceX, in a
USA TODAY interview (Photo: Maxine Park USA TODAY)
He says there is "an interesting opportunity" to make a radical change in aviation with an electrically powered vertical takeoff and landing supersonic aircraft. As much as he admires aerospace companies like Boeing and Airbus -- he lauds the Boeing 747 as his favorite while dissing the new 787 -- Musk questions whether the otherwise staid industry is passing up the opportunity for "radical" change.
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