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Concorde In Boston Today  
User currently offlineAirbazar From United States of America, joined Sep 2003, 8493 posts, RR: 10
Posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 23 hours ago) and read 3400 times:

The Concorde will be visiting BOS today. Arrival time is at 3:20pm I believe.
Anyone know how I can find out in advance which runway it will land on? Just looking to figure out what the best place for spotting will be.

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User currently offlineDC-10 Levo From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2001, 3432 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 23 hours ago) and read 3384 times:

Is that why BA001 has been cancelled on the LHR-JFK?

DC-10


User currently offlineFlpuck6 From United States of America, joined Jun 1999, 2123 posts, RR: 29
Reply 2, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 3313 times:

Logical thinking is a landing on rwy 33 (noise), which also allows for a quick roll all the day down the runway to take it directly to Terminal E.


Bonjour Chef!
User currently offlineQantas744 From United Kingdom, joined May 2004, 246 posts, RR: 5
Reply 3, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 3225 times:

The flight is delayed-it returned to it's stand at LHR due to a technical fault. Should have left at 1630 and it's still here at 1815.


Matt



you can't buy time but you can sell your soul and the closest thing to heaven is to rock'n'roll
User currently offlineGDB From United Kingdom, joined May 2001, 13229 posts, RR: 77
Reply 4, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 3162 times:

OAE had a RTO due no.2 reheat fail, after some consultation to see if they could with just 3 reheats with the flights load and fuel uplift, it was decided to go with OAD, which is now due to depart LHR at 19:00.

User currently offlineNCLusa From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 3117 times:

Thanks for the information, GDB.

the Logan airport website has live flight radar information for those unable to make it to BOS today -- http://www.massport.com/logan/a_default.aspx

cheers...


User currently offlineFlpuck6 From United States of America, joined Jun 1999, 2123 posts, RR: 29
Reply 6, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 3038 times:

I heard about a 17h50 local time ETA into BOS


Bonjour Chef!
User currently offlineDonder10 From Canada, joined Oct 2001, 6660 posts, RR: 21
Reply 7, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 2912 times:

Went at about 2000 local in the end.

User currently offlineQantas744 From United Kingdom, joined May 2004, 246 posts, RR: 5
Reply 8, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 2899 times:

Should be 1830-1900 arrival at BOS local time.



Matt



you can't buy time but you can sell your soul and the closest thing to heaven is to rock'n'roll
User currently offline4holer From United States of America, joined Feb 2002, 3032 posts, RR: 9
Reply 9, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 2812 times:

Flight # anyone?
Is it that flight 51G at the airport's site?


Edit: Never mind self-answered. It is BAW1215



[Edited 2003-10-08 23:31:38]


Ghosts appear and fade away.....................
User currently offlineJkw777 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 10, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 2765 times:

BA1215 according to Air Nav...

[Edited 2003-10-08 23:31:49]

User currently offlineJkw777 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 11, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 2750 times:

Well there you go Big grin Was trying to get a link with my uploaded screen print but Fotki is crap  Sad

User currently offlineTheiler From United States of America, joined Nov 2001, 633 posts, RR: 1
Reply 12, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 2638 times:

After landing, the captain announced to the ground controller that it was the fastest crossing from London to the United States ever  Smile

User currently offlineDeltAirlines From United States of America, joined May 1999, 8906 posts, RR: 12
Reply 13, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 2628 times:

I'm a little upset that it went tech...I camped out at Constitution Beach for 2 hours this afternoon, but of course, no Concorde came. Oh well...I'll have to try and go to JFK to get it in a couple of weeks...

Jeff


User currently offlineGoboeing From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 2706 posts, RR: 15
Reply 14, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 2609 times:

It landed on 33L a few minutes ago, just before 1800 eastern time.

I'm so glad I got to see that in JFK, and both of them taking off right over my head. WOW!

Nick


User currently offlineMITaero From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 497 posts, RR: 8
Reply 15, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 2552 times:

It was cool watching from the top of Terminal B, many people up there  Smile

filler


User currently offlineFlpuck6 From United States of America, joined Jun 1999, 2123 posts, RR: 29
Reply 16, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 2461 times:

If only it had come at 15h00 as it was scheduled to .. the light would have been sooooo much better. Oh well, who am I to complain!?  Smile


Bonjour Chef!
User currently offlineGordonroxburgh From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2000, 550 posts, RR: 20
Reply 17, posted (11 years 2 weeks 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 2365 times:

G-BOAD landed in Boston Wednesday in a record London-to-U.S. time of three hours, five minutes and 34 seconds, according to BA spokesman Jeff Angel.

The old record of three hours and nine minutes was set in 1974 on a flight from Paris to Boston on Concorde 02 (F-WTSA)

Maybe the short wait help the conditions improve.


Just as the aircraft goes out of service it starts breaking records.

Recently on test flight from Cardiff to LHR, they went from Zero to Mach 1 in less than 5 mins, something never before acccomplished on a civil aircraft



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