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FACTS ABOUT TITANIUM
Titanium shows varying valences of 2, 3 & 4.
It forms salts titanium tetrachloride,TiCl3 and titanium trichloride,TiCl2.
You can change titaniums colour by applying an electric current to it-
1000v= light pink
Titanium is the 9th most plentiful constructive material in the earths crust, but never found in its natural state. It is worth so much because it isn't common to find any worth extracting from its ore.
On average, supersonic airliners (speeds of over 2000 mph are considered supersonic) use over 1 tonne of titanium!