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Concorde at 50: Faster Than A Speeding Bullet

British Airways Concorde on its final landing at Bristol airport. Photo: Arpingstone | Wikicommons Concorde, which made its first flight 50 years ago on March 2, 1969, was a magnificent creature of the skies, a supersonic transport with roots in the 1950s and 1960s “boom” of aviation innovation. Developed at the time of slide rules, drafting tables and early computers, the Anglo-French supersonic transport was a technological tour-de-force that operated [...]

March 1st, 2019|

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