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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concorde

Aérospatiale/BAC Concorde is a British-French turbojet-powered supersonic passenger jet ..... Concorde needed to fly long distances to be economically viable; this required high efficiency from the powerplant. Turbofan engines were rejected ...

www.concordesst.com/dimentions.html

Production Concorde Dimensions. Overall Length, 202' 4" (61.66m). Length from nose to cockpit, 24' 0" (7.31m). Height from ground (ground to top of fin), 40' 0" ...

mentalfloss.com/article/21276/quick-10-10-facts-about-concorde

Mar 26, 2009 ... That little "e" on "Concorde" was a pretty big deal at one point in time. "Concorde" is the French spelling, but U.K. Prime Minister Harold ...

www.britishairways.com/en-us/information/about-ba/history-and-heritage/celebrating-concorde

British Airways Concorde made just under 50,000 flights and flew more than 2.5 m passengers supersonically. With a take off speed of 220 knots (250mph) and a  ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/luxury/travel/concorde-40-fascinating-facts-history

Jun 16, 2017 ... An icon of aviation, Concorde has long been out of service but another chance to board the aircraft is forthcoming. Due to launch later this ...

www.infoplease.com/passenger-planes-concorde

The Concorde supersonic transport is perhaps the most widely recognized aircraft in ... It burned as much fuel as a 747, but carried only a quarter the number of ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3506613/The-mini-concorde-fly-40-passengers-London-New-York-3-5-hours-5-000-time.html

Mar 23, 2016 ... 'Unlike Concorde, flying Boom is affordable—the same price as business ... The other is the Soviet-built Tupolev Tu-144, which ran for a much ...

www.tenfactsabout.co.uk/0007concorde.htm

Nov 7, 2008 ... Ten facts about Concorde, the supersonic airliner. ... The other one was the Soviet Union's Tupolev Tu-144 which was much less successful, ...

www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2015/07/supersonic-airplanes-concorde/396698

Jul 1, 2015 ... “The only reason I was able to fly so much was because of Concorde,” my grandpa said, referring to his monthly business trips from Miami to ...