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The first flight of Concorde 001, F-WTSS, on March 2nd 1969 (Airbus). The Early History section is based on a 1976, now long out of print book by F.G Clarke ...

Concorde takes off - Jan 21, 1976 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, Concorde takes off on Jan 21, 1976. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Concorde may fly again. Seriously - CNN.com


Sep 21, 2015 ... Before its inaugural commercial flight in 1976, Concorde had 5,000 hours of testing, making it the most vetted aircraft in history. A test pilot sent ...

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Sep 13, 2015 ... This is a film about the rise and fall of the world's first supersonic passenger jet - Concorde. From the moment that it hit the skies in 1969, ...

Concorde's history — Aerospace Bristol


35 years after its maiden flight, Concorde is now on display in museums all over the world. Even today, the challenge of designing a plane that could fly ...

The Last Supersonic Flight of the Concorde Was 10 Years Ago Today


Oct 24, 2013 ... The crash—the only fatal accident in Concorde's history—marked the beginning of the end for the Concorde and still stains the memory of one ...

Ten Facts About Concorde


Nov 7, 2008 ... Ten Facts About Concorde. Between 1976 and 2003, it flew the rich and famous around the planet at supersonic speeds. Here are ten facts ...

The Concorde: A Supersonic Airplane Too Advanced to Survive ...


Jul 1, 2015 ... Was the Concorde a triumph of modern engineering, a metaphor for misplaced ... What Was the Most Significant Airplane Flight in History?

Why was the Concorde retired in 2003 despite having a good - Quora


TLDR It wasn't economical anymore. (or so it was claimed) The long Version. Research and ... Why was the Concorde retired in 2003 despite having a good operational history barring the 2000 crash? Concorde is one the most famous ...

Could Concorde ever fly again? No, says British Airways - BBC News


Oct 24, 2013 ... The only real reason for Concorde's retirement was politics Ben Lord, Save Concorde Group .... Video A look back at Concorde's history.

Aérospatiale/BAC Concorde /ˈkɒŋkɔːrd/ is a British-French turbojet-powered supersonic passenger jet airliner that was operated until 2003. It had a ... More »
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Celebrating Concorde | History and Heritage | British Airways


Read about the history of Concorde at British Airways. ... British Airways Concorde made just under 50,000 flights and flew more than 2.5m passengers ...

Concorde: 40 fascinating facts - Telegraph - The Telegraph


Jan 21, 2016 ... The most disastrous day in Concorde's history was on July 25, 2000. A flight departing from Paris ran over a piece of titanium that had fallen ...

Concorde History - Business Insider


Nov 29, 2012 ... A French court overturned the conviction of Continental Airlines and its mechanic in the crash of a Concorde that helped lead to the demise of ...