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British Airways: How Concorde was actually ‘spelt wrong’... thanks to Charles de Gaulle

Concorde was a legendary British turbojet-powered supersonic passenger airliner that was ahead of its time when it was released in 1976. Capable of speeds of Mach 2.04 (1,354mph) with room for 128 passengers, the jet could travel from London to New York in under four hours.  15 mais palavras

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Intrepid Aircraft Carrier Museum

Our back-to-back European and transatlantic cruises on Carnival Vista came to a close after sailing past the statue of Liberty and into New York harbor in the middle of the night. 844 mais palavras

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Newark Air Museum Visit

Following in the footsteps of the RAF I decided it was time to visit the Newark Air Museum which is situated just of the A17.  screenshot not currently working guys so I hope the google map link below works. 340 mais palavras

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Paris Air Show: Supersonic plans to rival Concorde

Fifteen years after the last flight of the Concorde, there are new plans to build supersonic passenger jets.

And with advanced materials and technology, engineers say they could be cheaper and cleaner.

Science And Technology

British Airways shock: Why JFK was ' irritated ' with Concorde strategies

Concorde was the famous British turbojet-powered supersonic guest airliner that led its time when it was launched in1976 Capable of speeds of Mach 2.04(1,354miles per hour) with space for 128 travelers, the jet might take a trip from London to New York in under 4 hours. 13 mais palavras

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198 - Time-Flight of (the) Concordes

For this “lucky 7”, we dip into the seventh story of season 19. Join Deb, Erika, and Katrina as we once again punch received fan wisdom right in the face. 100 mais palavras

Doctor Who

British Airways: How Concorde coordinated with cruise liner to provide London to New York journey

It had an optimal speed of Mach 2.04, or 1,354miles per hour,and might fly 128 travelers from London to New York in under 4 hours. At the height of Concorde’s appeal, another British business was having a hard time– Cunard– who ownedthe QE2 cruise liner. 14 mais palavras

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