Can It Really Be Fifty Years?

  morddwyd 20:24 09 Apr 2019

Half a century, since Concorde's maiden flight?

  john bunyan 21:00 09 Apr 2019

Many things happened that year, too many to list , but the Boeing 747 had its maiden flight too

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:14 09 Apr 2019

As well as flights we had a landing as well click here

  Quickbeam 06:12 10 Apr 2019

I remember it was a Sunday afternoon when the normal programming was interrupted to show the French prototype's test flight. Raymond Baxter commentated and I was annoyed that they didn't show the rest of the film that I was watching afterwards.

  morddwyd 19:24 10 Apr 2019

but the Boeing 747 had its maiden flight too

I cannot believe you are putting the epoch making Concorde in the same sentence as the 747 mundane, bog standard, passenger transport, a simple progression from the 247, even if both, as aeroplanes which don't kill people, are a total waste of weapon carrying resources!

  Quickbeam 19:42 10 Apr 2019

That told JB!

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