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Britich Airways Concorde Problems?  
User currently offlineDeltaAir From United States of America, joined May 1999, 1094 posts, RR: 0
Posted (14 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 1109 times:

I read on a news release that British Airways has been having serious problems with its Concorde and parts falling off while inflight. Air France isn't. What is going on?

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User currently offlineHmmmm... From Canada, joined May 1999, 2109 posts, RR: 5
Reply 1, posted (14 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 1010 times:

I don't know. You tell us. It's your story. Let's hear it. I click on this thread expecting you to tell me about problems with the BA Concorde, but instead I click on this thread and you are asking me to tell you about problems with the BA Concorde.

So, now you've clicked on this post expecting me to tell you about problems with the BA Concorde, but alas, I tell you I know nothing about problems with the BA Concorde either. So I quess we both disappointed each other.

Hmmmm...



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User currently offlineSammyk From United States of America, joined Oct 1999, 1690 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (14 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 1001 times:
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Haha!! Sorry, the silliness of the thread just made me laugh!  

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User currently offlineWorldTraveller From Germany, joined Jun 1999, 624 posts, RR: 5
Reply 3, posted (14 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 957 times:

Yeah, this Lady is getting old.

Flying twice the speed of sound does a lot of stress to an aircraft, so even with the best maintenance these things happen with age. However, no incident was ever serious.

One explanation for the fact that BA's Concordes are having more incidents is the fact that BA uses them much more intensive than AF.

Hope this helps a bit.


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