4 edition of Concorde: the story, the facts and the figures found in the catalog.
Concorde: the story, the facts and the figures
T. E. Blackall
Bibliography: p. 
|Statement||[by] T. E. Blackall.|
|LC Classifications||TL685.7 .B55|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 108 p.|
|Number of Pages||108|
|LC Control Number||70418047|
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Every surface, even the windows, was warm to. Concorde was an engineering marvel, and a style icon worldwide. Capable of crossing the Atlantic in under three hours, Concorde cruised at over twice the speed of sound the facts and the figures book reached an altitude of 60,ft.
Her passengers would marvel at the curvature of the Earth, as they travelled at mph and sipped Champagne on the edge of space. Concorde is the world's most famous passenger transport aircraft and an icon of 20th century design. When British Airways and Air France withdrew their Concordes from service in it marked the end of a unique era in supersonic air s: Facts and figures.
Although the manufacturing consortium originally took orders for more than units, the vast majority of these failed to materialise and (including prototypes and pre-production test models) only 20 Concordes were ever built.
Concorde's legacy. Concorde might still be flying today if not for the Paris crash in Concorde was a supersonic passenger aircraft. The aircraft was designed in and first saw service in ; its last scheduled flight was in The aircraft was developed jointly by the British and French governments.
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George Bleyle says: filled with relevant detail. I am currently writing an article about the Concorde (one of the designs featured in my book Elegant Solutions) for the Smithsonian website, and would very much appreciate your impressions of the aircraft (unrelated to the disaster in France.
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