J.mo From United States of America, joined Feb 2002, 669 posts, RR: 0 Posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 3147 times:
Hello all, it has been awhile. I was wondering if anyone can tell me at what time the Concorde arrives and departs JFK? I would like to plan a trip to photograph it before I no longer have the chance. If anyone knows or would like to hang out and show me around JFK, I would appreciate the assistance.
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United_Fan From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 7636 posts, RR: 6
Reply 1, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 5 days 17 hours ago) and read 3094 times:
According to flytecomm,BA comes in around 5:22pm & Air France comes in around 8:16 am. Not sure on departure times,but I remember listening to JFK tower on the internet and hearing "Speedbird Concorde One Heavy " leaving around 8:30 am .
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Jderden777 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 1763 posts, RR: 25
Reply 2, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 3067 times:
how long will BA's concordes be operating into JFK? I had heard october of this year, is this still correct? it's possible i could make a trip up to JFK this fall to see the concorde once more, but i'd like to make sure that the concorde will still be there...
Mikephotos From United States of America, joined Oct 2000, 2923 posts, RR: 52
Reply 6, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 5 days 5 hours ago) and read 2993 times:
According to Sabre (and I know that is not always 100%) it does show the AM JFK-CDG Air France Concorde flight operating on May 31, which is a Saturday. The next day, Sunday June 1 and following days after no longer show the Concorde on the skeds for AF.
Goboeing From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 2801 posts, RR: 14
Reply 7, posted (12 years 6 months 5 days 5 hours ago) and read 2911 times:
I plan on going to JFK either Friday or Saturday this week with a friend of mine to see the Concordes. Anyone else going to New York before Air France stops service? I don't want to miss that plane. I've only seen the Concorde in flight once when it went over my house at 18,000 feet years ago heading to IAD.
AAGOLD From United States of America, joined Nov 2002, 551 posts, RR: 45
Reply 9, posted (12 years 6 months 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 2893 times:
Right now I'm planning on being there both Friday morning and Saturday morning. However, I'm flying in the night before from Springfield, IL and arriving very late. Hopefully that won't interfere.
You won't have much time for hanging around and being shown JFK. The AF departure is sched for 8:00 a.m. and the arrival about 8:25. They're within minutes of each other by the time the departure taxis out to the active. The only thing we can hope for is that they are using the 04's because that allows you to get both the inbound and outbound flights (unless they let her depart on 31L as they have done in the past). You've got to be in place pretty early or you won't catch her.