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When Did Concorde Fly, The First Time?

Wed Aug 16, 2000 3:30 pm

Hi everyone,

Maybe some of you could help me out.

I've been asked when the first Concorde flew. I responded 15-20 years ago, but I'm not certain. Could anyone enlighten me?

Thanks in advance.

Best regards Dan
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RE: When Did Concorde Fly, The First Time?

Wed Aug 16, 2000 5:17 pm

The first prototype model, the French prototype flew on March 2nd 1969 in Toulouse, France.

For all facts on every aircraft, when they flew, retirement, where are they now, goto http://www.concordesst.com/

This is a very informative site.

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RE: When Did Concorde Fly, The First Time?

Wed Aug 16, 2000 5:33 pm

Concorde began passenger services in 1976.

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RE: When Did Concorde Fly, The First Time?

Thu Aug 17, 2000 2:24 am

Oct.1 1969, is the first time a concorde(001) reaches mach 1


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