The only supersonic airliner in direct competition with Concorde was the Soviet
Tupolev Tu-144, nicknamed "Concordski" by ...
Jan 21, 2016 ... Intriguing trivia and facts to mark the 40th anniversary of Concorde's first
commercial ... Only 14 different Concorde aircraft flew commercially.
Jan 21, 2016 ... Now, as the world celebrates the 40th anniversary of the aircraft's first commercial
flight, a group of Concorde experts claims to have received ...
Feb 19, 2013 ... This was certainly the glory days for the Concorde Jet Aircraft. Oshkosh 1988 was
the main stay event to display the huge aircraft. Lax security ...
Mar 23, 2016 ... Called Boom, the 40 seater aircraft would be able to fly from London to New York
in 3.5 hours - with a ticket costing just $5000.
May 12, 2016 ... The Concorde, one of only two faster-than-sound aircraft to ever carry paying
passengers, was one of mankind's greatest aeronautic ...
Concorde, the first supersonic passenger-carrying commercial airplane (or
supersonic transport, SST), built jointly by aircraft manufacturers in Great Britain
Sep 25, 2015 ... The supersonic airliner was first flown in 1969 — that's almost 50 years ago — by
the British Aircraft Corporation and France's Aérospatiale, ...
Jul 1, 2015 ... Was the Concorde a triumph of modern engineering, a metaphor for ... first of at
least 150 supersonic flights he took on the legendary aircraft.
Sep 26, 2013 ... On September 26, 1973, the Concorde supersonic airliner flew from Washington
D.C. to Paris for the first time, in a record-breaking 3 hours and ...