October 21, 2021

Creating Concorde

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1964-1969 Creating Concorde. The world’s first supersonic passenger jet By Amanda Uren From Mashable October 1963 A wooden mockup of the Concorde nose and cockpit under construction at Filton factory in Bristol. Image: Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone/Getty Images When, in 1947, the U.S. Air Force‚Äôs Bell X-1 became the first manned aircraft to fly at a supersonic speed, […]