Will Concorde Ever Fly Again?

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Will Concorde Ever Fly Again?

Postby Bouncy Castle » Thu Oct 24, 2013 2:07 pm

Sadly no, but for one wonderful moment when I saw the headline....

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24629451
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Re: Will Concorde Ever Fly Again?

Postby The Mad Collector » Thu Oct 24, 2013 4:25 pm

My immediate reaction when I saw that on the BBC website was the article was going to be just one word "NO"
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Re: Will Concorde Ever Fly Again?

Postby high eight » Fri Oct 25, 2013 3:10 am

One of the few aircraft that actually looked like it belonged up there (the Spitfire is another) - more bird than artifice.
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Re: Will Concorde Ever Fly Again?

Postby janet » Fri Oct 25, 2013 10:55 am

Lucky enough to have seen it a couple of times including the last ever flight across UK. An awesome spectacle.
Did anyone here have the chance to fly on Concorde? I'd love to know what it was like.........er....yes, I know, quick :lol:
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Re: Will Concorde Ever Fly Again?

Postby Joolz » Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:13 pm

I won a flight on her Was brilliant Very small inside, take off was amazing felt like straight up!! :D I'll find and scan some pics
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Re: Will Concorde Ever Fly Again?

Postby The Mad Collector » Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:58 pm

My brother and I paid for my parents to fly on Concorde for a wedding anniversary present, they loved it :D
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Re: Will Concorde Ever Fly Again?

Postby ChristianBecker » Sat Oct 26, 2013 2:28 pm

Wonderful aircraft. :)
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Re: Will Concorde Ever Fly Again?

Postby Mazekin » Tue Oct 29, 2013 12:33 pm

It's such a pity! I loved Concorde. It used to train around here, and there was nothing better during the summer holidays to cycle down to the end of the runway, sit on the top of the hill and watch it land and take off. It would create vortexes in the air, and the dust would swirl around in amazing patterns. Of course, we can't go to the end of the runway anymore either. Such a waste.
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