flymeFASTER
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Concorde & B-2707-300 Models

Mon Dec 24, 2007 6:45 pm

This year was the twentieth anniversary of our one and only Concorde flight. My wife and I flew half way to Hawaii and back to Oakland on F-BVFF. In commemoration of the wonderful experience, I contracted MikesModelPlanes.com to make a reproduction of the bird. It looked great on our coffee table, but I decided I wanted to expand the display. I commissioned another SST, this time the Boeing 2707-300, and I had it built to the same scale of the Concorde model to satisfy my curiosity of what might have been. I think they make a startling pair. I thought I'd share the attached images of the models together for all to enjoy.
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Bigger planes & bigger windows? Thanks, but I'd rather you fly me faster!
 
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Stitch
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RE: Concorde & B-2707-300 Models

Mon Dec 24, 2007 6:48 pm

I have a few of his B2707-200s and treasure them greatly.
 
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stasisLAX
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RE: Concorde & B-2707-300 Models

Thu Jan 03, 2008 9:04 am

Whoa, the Pan Am B2707 model is absolutely gorgeous!
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