donder10
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AF Concorde At Shannon?

Tue Nov 20, 2001 9:00 am

ON page 50 of this month's Airliner World there is a picture of An Air France Concorde at Shannon in 1992. Why was it there?Weather diversion?Strong headwinds?
Thanks,Alex
 
baec777
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RE: AF Concorde At Shannon?

Tue Nov 20, 2001 9:19 am

RTW(Round-The-World) Tour maybe..?

I seen it @ DFW, that was British Airways sometime mid-1994.. Big grin

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teahan
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RE: AF Concorde At Shannon?

Tue Nov 20, 2001 9:26 am

Hello,

Concordes often come to SNN for training purposes. There is also the odd Concorde diversion due to a technical problem/ill passenger at SNN.

Jeremiah
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